Catfish named after mailroom supervisor

by Gene on Jun. 30th, 2008

Researchers at the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia recently discovered a new species of catfish. They named the species Rhinodoras gallagheri in honor of Frank Gallagher, who had worked in the museum’s mailroom for 37 years.

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