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RE: Nomenclature: Maastrichtidelphys meurismeti
> From: owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu [mailto:owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu]On Behalf Of
> K and T Dykes
> There must be other species named after two people with different family
> names somewhere. I tried various species lists
> (fish, spiders, insects, squiggly things). None would admit to it.
_Utahraptor ostrommaysorum_, after Ostrom and Mays.
However, it was **originally** _U. ostrommaysi_, and emmended after George
Olshevsky (great proponent of the "-orum" suffix) pointed
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