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One person has 12 species named for him: 1 cetacean, 1 sheep and 10 mollusks. Who?

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The Dall sheep, Dall’s porpoise and 10 species of mollusks are all named for William Healey Dall (1845-1927), an American naturalist who studied more than 5,300 species of mollusks and published more than 1,600 papers on his research.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sources:

Www.ucmp.berkeley.edu

Smithsonian Institute archives

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