funny biological names - got any?

Eric Cabot ecec at
Thu Dec 23 08:41:38 EST 1993

Then there's the green alga Lola lubrica. 
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The story goes that Lola has not been found since Smith's original
description.  It's suggested that the original Lola was friend
of his (perhaps a rather short-term and nocturnal friend, at that).

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