funny biological names - got any?

Robert C. Colgrove robin at cco.caltech.edu
Thu Dec 23 09:11:52 EST 1993


maybe I just dreamed this
but I recall a Nature News and Views from the late 80's
describing a newly identified unusual protozoan
where blurb said:
A formal name has not been decided upon but for now the 
discoverers are calling it "Eric"
(Monty Python lives!)
-robin




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