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Re: funny species names

>Just to re-open the Dinosaur name discussion:
>A owl-louse called:
>Strigihpilus garylarsoni
>Something familiar whith the species name??

I read yesterday of a clam worker who waited for years to name a new
species of the clam _Abra_. He called it _A. cadabra_!



Dr Paul M.A. Willis
Consulting Vertebrate Palaeontologist
Quinkana Pty Ltd