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Trump has a new species of moth named after him: Neopalpa donaldtrumpi - MercoPress;

Trump has a new species of moth named after him: Neopalpa donaldtrumpi - MercoPress

MercoPressTrump has a new species of moth named after him: Neopalpa donaldtrumpiMercoPressThe Neopalpa donaldtrumpi has been named after Trump's due to the striking physical resemblance between the moth's yellow and white scales and his hair. What has a scaly-looking head of gold? Well, Donald Trump, of course... but also a moth.and more »

Small Moth with Yellowish Coif Named After Donald Trump - teleSUR English;

Small Moth with Yellowish Coif Named After Donald Trump - teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishSmall Moth with Yellowish Coif Named After Donald TrumpteleSUR EnglishA small moth with a yellowish-white coif of scales, dubbed Neopalpa donaldtrumpi, was named after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump. | Photo: Reuters. Previous; Next. Published 23 January 2017. 0. Comments. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Twitter ...and more »

See the Resemblance? It's a Donald Trump Moth - Care2.com;

See the Resemblance? It's a Donald Trump Moth - Care2.com

Care2.comSee the Resemblance? It's a Donald Trump MothCare2.comThe new President of the United States has a lot going on this week, yet one thing that he might not have anticipated is having a moth named after him. The species, whose habitat is found in Southern California through to Baja California, Mexico, was ...and more »

Small moth is named after Donald Trump - Pulse Headlines;

Small moth is named after Donald Trump - Pulse Headlines

Pulse HeadlinesSmall moth is named after Donald TrumpPulse HeadlinesScientists from California decided to name a new species of moth after President Donald Trump. They said that it was called like that because it has a yellowish white scales on the head of adults, which resembles Trump's iconic hairstyle. The moth was ...and more »

Canadian scientist names moth species after Donald Trump - CTV News;

Canadian scientist names moth species after Donald Trump - CTV News

CTV NewsCanadian scientist names moth species after Donald TrumpCTV NewsSACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A scientist in California has named a newly discovered moth species after President-elect Donald Trump, saying the white and yellow scales on the insect's head are reminiscent of Trump's blond hairdo. The moth was named ...and more »

Beyond That 'Golden Hair,' New Moth Named After Donald Trump Is An Appeal For Wildlife Protection - Tech Times;

Beyond That 'Golden Hair,' New Moth Named After Donald Trump Is An Appeal For Wildlife Protection - Tech Times

Tech TimesBeyond That 'Golden Hair,' New Moth Named After Donald Trump Is An Appeal For Wildlife ProtectionTech TimesAn evolutionary biologist has named a new moth species after U.S. President Donald Trump. More than an homage, the new moth species's name is a desperate call for environment and wildlife protection. ( Vazrick Nazari ). A newly discovered moth species ...and more »

Meet Neopalpa donaldtrumpi, the big league presidential moth - KTRK-TV;

Meet Neopalpa donaldtrumpi, the big league presidential moth - KTRK-TV

KTRK-TVMeet Neopalpa donaldtrumpi, the big league presidential mothKTRK-TVA newly discovered species of a moth bears a HUGE resemblance to POTUS 45. (Dr. Vazrick Nazari, AP Photo/Alex Brandon). KTRK. Danny Clemens. Saturday, January 21, 2017. SACRAMENTO, CA (KTRK) --. A newly discovered species of moth bears a ...and more »

Why 'donaldtrumpi' is making headline? - Economic Times;

Why 'donaldtrumpi' is making headline? - Economic Times

Economic TimesWhy 'donaldtrumpi' is making headline?Economic TimesYOU MEAN DONALD TRUMP? Not exactly. THEN? We are talking about Neopalpa donaldtrumpi. WHO'S THAT? In honour of the new US president, and his signature hairdo, a small moth has been named after him. A MOTH? Yes, a moth with a ...and more »

Tiny moth with distinctive 'hairdo' named after Trump - GMA News;

Tiny moth with distinctive 'hairdo' named after Trump - GMA News

GMA NewsTiny moth with distinctive 'hairdo' named after TrumpGMA NewsLOS ANGELES - A tiny moth has been named after Donald Trump partly because of its distinctive "hairdo" which resembles that of the president-elect. The minuscule creature, Neopalpa donaldtrumpi, was discovered by Canadian scientist Vazrick Nazari who ...and more »

New Moth Species Named After Donald Trump, Features Blond 'Hair' And Tiny Genitals - The Inquisitr;

New Moth Species Named After Donald Trump, Features Blond 'Hair' And Tiny Genitals - The Inquisitr

The InquisitrNew Moth Species Named After Donald Trump, Features Blond 'Hair' And Tiny GenitalsThe InquisitrToday, Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States; earlier this week, it was announced that he had also been honored as the namesake as a new moth species. Recently discovered to inhabit a range running from Baja, Mexico, ...and more »

New Species Named After The New President: 'Donald Trump's Hair Moth' - EnviroNews (registration) (blog);

New Species Named After The New President: 'Donald Trump's Hair Moth' - EnviroNews (registration) (blog)

EnviroNews (registration) (blog)New Species Named After The New President: 'Donald Trump's Hair Moth'EnviroNews (registration) (blog)(EnviroNews Nature) — The third week of January 2017 was a big one for Donald Trump, due not only to his presidential inauguration, but also the fact that he now has a tiny moth named after him and his notorious hair-do. Canadian evolutionary ...and more »

'N. Donaldtrumpi' Is From the 'Boharti' - UC Davis;

'N. Donaldtrumpi' Is From the 'Boharti' - UC Davis

UC Davis'N. Donaldtrumpi' Is From the 'Boharti'UC DavisPhotos: Neopalpa donaldtrumpi. The newly identified Neopalpa donaldtrumpi, with its unique wing pattern ... and perhaps something about the 'hair' on his head. Quick Summary. UC Davis collected the tiny moth during BLM-funded expedition in Southern ...and more »

The Metaphorical Meaning of a Moth Named After Trump - The New Yorker;

The Metaphorical Meaning of a Moth Named After Trump - The New Yorker

The New YorkerThe Metaphorical Meaning of a Moth Named After TrumpThe New YorkerUntil this week, the genus Neopalpa consisted of a single species of moth, Neopalpa neonata, about which virtually nothing is known beyond its underwhelming appearance. The size of a thumbnail, with dark, mottled wings folded straight back, N. neonata ...and more »

Trump's Hair Inspires Name for a Newly Discovered Moth - Wall Street Journal;

Trump's Hair Inspires Name for a Newly Discovered Moth - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalTrump's Hair Inspires Name for a Newly Discovered MothWall Street JournalA newly discovered moth species has been named after President Donald J. Trump, whose hairdo resembles the yellow scales on the moth's head. Photo: Dr. Vazrick Nazari & Getty Images. Recommended for you. 4:55 Up Next. Barron's Bounce: Ford ...and more »

This newly discovered moth has a hairdo just like Trump's - Mongabay.com;

This newly discovered moth has a hairdo just like Trump's - Mongabay.com

Mongabay.comThis newly discovered moth has a hairdo just like Trump'sMongabay.comA new moth has been named after Donald Trump due to the fact that, in its adult form, the species boasts a series of yellowish-white scales on its head that resemble Trump's infamous hairdo. This newly discovered moth has a hairdo just like Trump's.and more »

Scaly-Headed Moth Named after Trump - Scientific American;

Scaly-Headed Moth Named after Trump - Scientific American

Scientific AmericanScaly-Headed Moth Named after TrumpScientific AmericanA close up of the head of the holotype of the new species Neopalpa donaldtrumpi. Credit: Dr. Vazrick Nazari (CC BY 4.0). Advertisement |. Report Ad. By Curtis Skinner. Jan 19 (Reuters) - A small moth with a yellowish-white coif of scales has been named ...and more »

Scientists Name A Tiny Moth After Donald Trump - ValueWalk;

Scientists Name A Tiny Moth After Donald Trump - ValueWalk

ValueWalkScientists Name A Tiny Moth After Donald TrumpValueWalkOver the last few years, several animal species have been named after the outgoing US President Barack Obama. Science magazine claims that Obama has received this honor more times than any other US President. He has a total of nine species named ...and more »

This moth is named after Donald Trump - Inhabitat;

This moth is named after Donald Trump - Inhabitat

InhabitatThis moth is named after Donald TrumpInhabitatMaybe this will get Donald Trump to care about the environment: a biologist just named a new species of moth after the President-elect. Neopalpa donaldtrumpi bears an eerie resemblance to its namesake, by sporting a wild crop of blond scales on its head.and more »

Trump's Hair Inspires Name for Newly Discovered Moth Species - Wall Street Journal;

Trump's Hair Inspires Name for Newly Discovered Moth Species - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalTrump's Hair Inspires Name for Newly Discovered Moth SpeciesWall Street JournalA newly discovered moth species has been named after President Donald J. Trump, whose hairdo resembles the yellow scales on the moth's head. Photo: Dr. Vazrick Nazari & Getty Images. By. Alejandro Lazo. Alejandro Lazo. The Wall Street Journal.and more »

Donald Trump gets moth named after he him - Emirates 24|7;

Donald Trump gets moth named after he him - Emirates 24|7

Emirates 24|7Donald Trump gets moth named after he himEmirates 24|7President elect of the United States of America Donald Trump has had a new species of moth named after him because they look alike. The president elect of the United States of America has been honoured by scientists who discovered the neopalpa ...and more »