Crustaceans got the name Macrostylis Metallicolа
The band Matallica, cancel the tour due to frontman alcoholism, scientists have named a new species of crustaceans that have been discovered in the Northern part of the Pacific ocean. Entity name Macrostylis Metallicolа thanks to one of the researchers who is a fan of the cult group.
Thus, specialists from the University of Ghent in Belgium has discovered a new species of crustaceans in the North Pacific ocean, between Hawaii and Mexico. The creature has no eyes, lives in absolute darkness and adapted to the depth 4132-5055 meters. He was given the name Macrostylis Metallicola, writes resource Phys.org.
“Powerful music Metallica has accompanied me for most of my life. Songs like Master of Puppets and One masterpieces in the history of rock music, and I’m very glad to be able to give something to the group, calling the new view of her honor,” said one of the researchers, Dr. Torben RIL.
The musicians commented on the news in social networks: “We played on all seven continents, got into the hall of fame and Museum rock and roll, and now we… crustaceans. It’s an honor! Welcome to our world, Macrostylis Metallicola!”.
Note that, in 2018, in honor of Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio has been named a new species of beetles. A year earlier, the new species of ancient insect was named in honor of the character of ziggy Stardust, by British singer David Bowie.
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