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Name a new species of Tardigrade (Water Bear)
Ended at: 1034 days 1 hour 25 minutes 52 seconds ago
USD 1,900.00

This auction has been sold to milnesium at USD 1,900.00 .

You can name this new species of Tardigrade (aka Water Bear). This is from the genus Milnesium.

Name a species after your beloved spouse, favorite charity, or upcoming graduate! By doing this, you will help save the forests of Ethiopia — all auction funds will go towards the construction of local stone walls to conserve the last remaining forest fragments in northern Ethiopia, otherwise known as church forests! Thank you for bidding! (Species name will be required to be¬†within the regulations of scientific naming protocols.)

Full body view of this new species of tardigrade (Click to enlarge):

Water Bear - Whole Body

Water Bear – Whole Body

Drawing of waterbear

Drawing of waterbear