Three new collembolan species have been discovered in the Maestrazgo caves in Teruel, Spain. Their description has been published in the Zootaxa journal and belong to one of the most ancient animal species on the planet. 

The Maestrazgo caves in Teruel are located in a region of the Iberian Range. It is an isolated region with average altitudes between 1,550 meters and 2,000 meters above sea level and and a climate only the Scottish could enjoy, with temperatures ranging from -40°C to -25°C. Inside the
caves, the temperatures are a more hospitable 5-11°C.

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