Tiny cave-dwelling creature named for Islander who found it

  Times Colonist 

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Vancouver Island outdoorsman Craig Wagnell has no children to carry his name, but a tiny creature living in a cave near Sproat Lake will now bear his name in scientific literature. Haplocampa wagnelli, a white, insect-like creature, about five millimetres long from the tip of its antenna to the very end of its rear appendages, is described as a unique species in the scientific journal Subterranean

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