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University of Adelaide researchers were inspired by everything from classic snacks to Doctor Who when naming 10 new species of parasitic wasps. “I named one wasp Sathon oreo [pictured], as the antennae are […] The post New Wasps Named After Cookies, ‘Doctor Who’ Villains appeared first on Geek.com.

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New wasp species named after snack, because why not?

Thu 11 Apr 19 from Cosmos Magazine

New species of parasitic wasps named after Oreo biscuits and aliens from Doctor Who

Several new species of wasps have been discovered across Australia, with one named after a biscuit and another named after an alien species from the television ...

Tue 9 Apr 19 from ABC Science

New wasps named after biscuits and Doctor Who aliens

University of Adelaide researchers were inspired by everything from chocolate biscuits and Doctor Who aliens when choosing names for 10 new species of wasps.

Tue 9 Apr 19 from Phys.org

New wasps named after biscuits and Doctor Who aliens, Tue 9 Apr 19 from Eurekalert

New Wasps Named After Cookies, ‘Doctor Who’ Villains

University of Adelaide researchers were inspired by everything from classic snacks to Doctor Who when naming 10 new species of parasitic wasps. “I named one wasp Sathon oreo [pictured], ...

Wed 10 Apr 19 from Geek.com

Ten newly-discovered species of WASPS have been named after Oreo biscuits and aliens from Doctor Who

A researcher from the University of Adelaide named one wasp Sathon oreo due to the animal's antennae being dark brown with a thick white stripe in the middle, like an Oreo chocolate biscuit.

Tue 9 Apr 19 from Daily Mail

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