Image of the Day: Birthday Beetle

An insect Darwin collected 180 years ago was described as a new species, given the name Darwinilus sedarisi, on Darwin's 205th birthday.

By | March 24, 2014

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Avatar of: JonRichfield

JonRichfield

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March 24, 2014

Fitting that it was a beetle; he had a thing about beetles.

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George Slim

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March 24, 2014

I thought it was God with the thing for beetles.

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