10 Gross But Awesome Animals Named After Musical Legends

An extinct 'water pig' with 'tactile lips' has been named after Mick Jagger. Recently discovered in Egypt thanks to the finding of pieces of fossilised jaw, it has been named Jaggermeryx naida, which means 'Jagger's water nymph'. From bacteria to beetles, musicians have long been used as inspiration to name the creatures of the earth. Here's 10 more of the strangest.

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  • Added: Sep 12, 2014

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