Petition supported by local bird charity has since been set up by the 'Pigeon Embassy'.
Zealandia is believed to have broken off from Australia and Antarctica around 80 million years ago.
Researchers describe the event as the biggest, unplanned, natural experiment in marine biology history.
Researchers think they have identified the evolutionary process behind this transformation.
Along with white, bull and whaler sharks, a Bryde's whale was seen hunting bait fish very close to shore.
The elusive species was identified after years of searching.
Anticipated new series will debut on BBC One later this year.
Photos can be submitted in any or all of four categories: Wildlife, Landscapes, Underwater and Aerials, and there's £7,500 for the winner.
The spiders have a smiley-face pattern on their abdomens and are found across the Caribbean region.
Researchers observed significant differences in behaviour between individual fish.
The coral provides the sea creature with shelter and protects it from predators.
Researchers observed jellyfish sleeping, suggesting the behaviour evolved before the emergence of a central nervous system in the animal kingdom.
Tiny but deadly poison frogs have a clever way to stop themselves falling prey to their own venom.
Having the most vibrant distinctive colouring enhances their chances of reproductive success.
Campi Flegrei is a large area of volcanic activity close to Naples.