Our Own, Larry Coats, Has Antarctic Bug Named After Him!

In a Hydrobiologia (2015) article, "Antarctic bdelloid rotifers: diversity, endemism and evolution", Larry Coats has an Antarctic bug named after him: the Adineta coatsae.

Adineta coatsae Antarctic Bugs by NSI JS et al 2

"Fig. 4 Adineta coatsae sp. nov. (Antarctica): a holotype,
habitus, dorsal view. A. barbata (Europe, BG0715): b habitus,
dorsal view. Scale bar 50 lm."

 

Source:

Iakovenko, N. S., Smykla, J., Convey, P., Kašparová, E., Kozeretska, I. A., Trokhymets, V., . . . Janko, K. (2015, October 05). Antarctic bdelloid rotifers: diversity, endemism and evolution. Hydrobiologia. Retrieved April 04, 2017, from: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10750-015-2463-2.

Iakovenko, N. S., Smykla, J., Convey, P., Kašparová, E., Kozeretska, I. A., Trokhymets, V., . . . Janko, K. (2015, October 05). Antarctic bdelloid rotifers: diversity, endemism and evolution. Retrieved April 04, 2017, from http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10750-015-2463-2