About the Taxon of the Month
This page features taxa (singular = taxon, i.e., organisms) on a monthly basis from across the Tree of Life, telling you about their biology, evolution, ecology and important role in our ecosystem. Most posts are prepared by researchers from all over the world who are actively researching these organisms ensuring that information presented here is firsthand. Posts are meant not only to expose you to the diversity of life on Earth but also give you a taste for the diversity of exciting scientific research happening in labs across the globe.
If you have questions about the information presented here, or would like to contact authors, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will put you in touch with them.