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  • adj. Campbell (attributive); used in taxonomic names for organisms that often have English names of the form "Campbell's ..."

Etymologies

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Named in a pseudo-Latin manner for any of several naturalists named Campbell.

Examples

  • The oldest teratorn, Taubatornis campbelli, is actually from the same unit – the Tremambé Formation – as the brontornithine Physornis brasiliensis.

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  • There are four breeding species of penguins, of which two, the Snares Crested Eudyptes robustus (VU) and Erect Crested E. sclateri (VU) Penguins are endemic; while Campbell, Auckland and Bounty Islands all have endemic species of shags, Leucocarbo campbelli, L. colensoi and L. ranfurlyi (all VU).

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  • PIRATE: Ah, this one is for your mother! rfp1234 (Phodopus campbelli: household ruler since July 2007.)

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  • Correct (except for Larry Sinclair). rfp1234 (Phodopus campbelli: household ruler since July 2007.)

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  • (Phodopus campbelli: household ruler since July 2007.)

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  • "Predator-specific alarm calls in Campbell's monkeys, Cercopithecus campbelli" Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 50: 414-422.

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  • A team looking at Campbell's monkeys (Cercopithecus campbelli campbelli) in the Ivory Coast's Tai National Park found that the primates add a simple sound to their alarm calls to create new ones and then combine them to convey even more information.

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  • Researchers looking at Campbell's monkeys (Cercopithecus campbelli campbelli) in the Ivory Coast's Tai National Park found that these primates do a similar thing.

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  • In total, four lizards, a gecko, a skunk and a tortoise are specialists to this habitat: Husaben sand lizard (Pedioplanis husabensis), Namaqua spinytail lizard (Cordylus namaquensis), Campbell's spinytail lizard (Cordylus campbelli), Herero girdled lizard (Cordylus pustulatus), Brandberg thick-toed gecko, Albert's skink, and Nama padloper (Homopus sp. nov).

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  • Campbell Islands Shag - campbelli Campbell Island?

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