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Are there any plantsanimals named after Sylvia Earle?

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11/20/2014

The sea urchin 'Diadema Sylvie' and the 'Pilina Earli' was named after Sylvia Earle. She is a marine biologist and scientist and served as the first female chief scientist of the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.