Horsefly named after Beyonce

A researcher in Australia has named a species of horsefly after Beyonce.  This particular fly is now called “Scaptia (Plinthina) beyonceae.” A few reasons as to why it’s named after Beyonce, first it was first captured in 1981, the year Beyoncé was born, tt has a gold-colored backside, which the researcher describes as, quote, “pretty bootylicious,” and finally, and most obviously, he wants to bring attention to his research.  The researcher says he hasn’t heard from Beyonce. Ch- ch- ch- check it out:

 


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