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Test Your Knowledge: Scientific Name or Gibberish?
by Staff

Most of us think of scientific names as the nonsense we scan right over when reading textbooks. But you're missing out on a world of fun if you're ignoring italics. Take this quiz to discover some truly entertaining scientific names.

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