Definitions

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

Etymologies

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

Examples

  • These endemic species include the endangered mountain anoa (Bubalus quarlesi) and crested macaque (Macaca nigra) and the vulnerable babirusa (Babyrousa babyrussa) and Sulawesi montane long-nosed squirrel (Hyosciurus heinrichi).

    Sulawesi montane rain forests

  • The latter is one of eight threatened species present in the hotspot; the remaining seven species are all endemic: Oreophryne celebensis (VU); O. variabilis (VU); Nyctimystes rueppelli (VU); Callulops kopsteini (EN); Limnonectes arathooni (EN); Limnonectes heinrichi (VU); and Limnonectes microtympanum (EN).

    Biological diversity in Wallacea

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