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October 7, 2007

Real Bugs too!?

devadutta @ 11:11 am, GMT +0000 ( 1191755482 ) Play

Who are these insects named after?
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Cracked by: srikanth , Atul Mathew , Gammafunction , Vinod , prasanth , udupendra , yaksha and BiGFooT.

As if software bugs were not enough,

1. Eristalis Gatesi – Bill Gates
2. Eristalis Alleni – Paul Allen

have flower flies (bugs) named after them :)


12 Responses to “Real Bugs too!?”

  1. srikanth

    Bill Gates and Paul Allen.

    Cynicism FTW.


  2. Atul Mathew
    1

    Bill Gates and Paul Allen  

    Atul Mathew  


  3. Gammafunction
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    Flies named after Bill Gates and Paul Allen respectively-found in the Costa Rican forests-for their contribution to dipterology-study of flies.


  4. Vinod

    Bill Gates.


  5. Dhruva

    Grace Hopper.


  6. prasanth
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    1

    1) Bill gates
    2) Paul Allen

    named after the founder and co-founder for their contributions to dipterology


  7. udupendra
    4
    4
    7

    Laurel and Hardy


  8. udupendra
    4
    4
    7

    Bill Gates and Paul Allen, rather – after a little wiki-ing


  9. Prasad

    Grace Hopper!


  10. yaksha
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    3

    the insects are called Bill Gates flower fly
    named after William Henry Gates III(Bill gates)


  11. BiGFooT

    Eristalis Alleni  – Paul Allen
    Eristalis Gatesi – Bill Gates


  12. jayanth
    3

    grace hopper?


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