A newly discovered creature is named Donaldtrumpi

19 Dec 2018 Wednesday
A newly discovered creature is named Donaldtrumpi
Günseli Özkan
Günseli Özkan Editor

Inspired by Donald Trump ignoring climate change.

Despite the importance of climate change in recent years, the US Prime Minister Doland Trump, who ignored the issue and ignored the situation every time, became the eponym of the amphibian discovered in Panama: Dermorphis donaldtrumpi.

According to the BBC's news, the ones who named the creature which buries its head in the sand, inspired by Donald Trump ignoring the climate change. Trump's namesake is an amphibian meaning that it can live both in water and land.

A newly discovered creature is named Donaldtrumpi

Bell established the link between the US President and this creature:

“It is the perfect name. Caecilian is taken from the Latin caecus, meaning ‘blind’, perfectly mirroring the strategic vision President Trump has consistently shown towards climate change.”

Trump gave an interview to CBS television in October and said, "(About climate change) I think something's happening. Something's changing and it'll change back again, I don't think it's a hoax. I think there's probably a difference. But I don't know that it's manmade,”