taxonomical honor (and drama)

There’s some drama in the taxonomy community in Twitter regarding the taxonomy methods in this paper that came out a few days ago.

I don’t know anything about taxonomy, but look at this:

InkedWaspEscapePod_LI.jpg

Screenshot by Ben, sloppy underlining by me.

Someone named a species of parasitic wasp after Escape Pod?! How absurdly COOL (and fittingly SF) is that?

 

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