funny biological names - got any?

Evan W. Steeg steeg at
Thu Dec 16 18:51:20 EST 1993

In article <1993Dec16.165554.20885 at> klier at writes:
>Oh, and let's not forget that lovely stinkhorn fungus, _Phallus impudicus_.

  And, closer to home on the phylogenetic tree, "Homo Erectus" is
a good bet to induce laughter in people below a certain threshold
of age/maturity/sobriety/political correctness.



Evan W. Steeg (416) 978-5182              steeg at 
Dept of Computer Science                  steeg at 
University of Toronto,           
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