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Name That Dancin’ Ant

Posted by Richard Conniff on March 1, 2013

name that ant

I’ve written here before about a British contest to give colorful common names to species now known only by their cumbersome scientific names.

Now there’s a chance to do it for an American species.  Submit your flights of fancy at


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