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The "striking" blue fish, found in 1999, lives in the pristine Coral Triangle, a region that supports the most diverse marine ecosystems on Earth, according to the report Final Frontier: Newly Discovered Species of New Guinea (1998—2008), by the conservation organization WWF.

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Chilatherina alleni is a new species of rainbowfish discovered in New Guinea. Between 1998 and 2008, scientists discovered an average of 2 new species in New Guinea every week. Amazing!

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