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Naming Slime-mold Beetles... - Jamieson Cobleigh

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Entomologists Quentin Wheeler and Kelly B. Miller recently had the job of naming 65 new species of slime-mold beetles. They decided to honor the president, vice president, and defense secretary by naming three of new species after them: Agathidium bushi Miller and Wheeler, Agathidium cheneyi Miller and Wheeler, and Agathidium rumsfeldi Miller and Wheeler.
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