We've all heard some funny methods for determining your stage name: your first pet + the name of the street where you first lived...for me, it's Penny Malapai.
Sofia Esquivel Elizondo introduced us to the intriguing and complicated world of naming microbes today.
Here is her PowerPoint presentation. Can you use the rules that she presented to make a microbe name for yourself?
Maybe I would be Carolia floriana? Or, Carolia manusbisigna?
Latin manus means "hand," as a manager provides a guiding hand.
Old English bisignes means "care, anxiety, occupation," from bisig, "careful, anxious, busy, occupied, diligent."
Write yours in the comments below!