Arachnologist on teevee

August 7, 2008

Jason Bond named a spider after Stephen Colbert, precipitating his Warholian quarter-hour.  Here’s a  link to the video at Comedy Central dot com.



  1. I saw that recently. Good stuff. I’ve been using similar criteria to work on ID’ing rep. isolation in my p’toids. good to see it formalized.

  2. […] few weeks ago, Stephen Colbert had a trapdoor spider named after him (it may not be a unique species, though). A few days ago, a friend of mine returned from […]

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