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Scientists issue new spider species named after "Harry Porter" and "the game of power"

via:CnBeta     time:2018/1/12 7:01:10     readed:61

The official names of spiders are Ochyrocera varys, Ochinrocera atlachnacha, Ochyrocera laracna, Ochyrocera aragogue, Ochyrocera misspider, Ochyrocera charlotte and Ochyrocera ungoliant.

Ochyrocera varys is named after George R. R.'s series "The Song of Ice and Fire" and is named after Lord Varys, nicknamed "Spider." Ochyrocera atlachnacha refers to Atlach-Nacha, the spider god in the horror story of H. P. Lovecraft. Ochyrocera laracna follows the name of Laracna (English Shelob) in the J.R.Tolkien novel, which attacks Frodo and Sam on his way to Modo.

Ochyrocera ungoliant is named after Laracna's mother, Ungoliant. She appeared in "The Silmarillion" ahead of The Two Towers. Ochyrocera aragogue is named after the giant talking spider Aragog in J.R.Tolkien's novel. Ochyrocera misspider's name comes from David Kirk's popular children's series novel "little spider."

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