[Taxacom] Trump gets his first taxonomic name

Doug Yanega dyanega at ucr.edu
Wed Jan 18 15:55:56 CST 2017


This is not the first species named after Donald Trump. As near as I can 
tell, that honor goes to Tetragramma donaldtrumpi, a fossil sea urchin 
from Texas, published in November of 2016.

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/310479936_Fossil_Echinoids_of_Texas_A_Monograph_of_Fossil_Sea_Urchins

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