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species id request

        I am sitting here looking at an illustration by Jeremy White. The
dino is Tenontosaurus tilletti. Can some one suggest where I could find
information about the species name tilletti? (origin, why selected etc.). I
know that species names are sometimes given in honor of the individual that
has made the discovery or is the first to scientifically describe the species,
or the name could reflect a specific trait or characteristic associated with
the new discovery. Since my last name is Tillett, I am naturally curious as
to the origin of this name. I do know that the name as far as my family is
concerned is French in origin and the interpretation of the name is one who
digs in the earth or turns the soil. Does this have any meaning to the species
name for the drawing I am speaking about? Any clues or suggestions would be
Martin Tillett, Science Instructor
H.B. Owens Science Center
9601 Greenbelt Road
Lanham, Maryland 20706
email - mtillett@umd5.umd.edu