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Nina Khmielnitzky  Identity Verified
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Mar 7, 2006

http://www.cyberpresse.ca/article/20060307/CPSCIENCES/60307111/1020/CPSCIENCES

Son nom est galathée yéti... c'est plutôt joli, non?

[Subject edited by staff or moderator 2006-03-10 22:47]


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Juan Jacob  Identity Verified
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Hideous Snowman Crab? Mar 8, 2006

El nombre se ve bonito, pero el animalejo está espantoso.
Saludos.
Pardon:
Horrible Crabe-Yéti?
Le nom est joli, certes, mais la bestiole, horrible.
Salut.

[Edited at 2006-03-08 01:08]


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Alison Jenner
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Kiwi hirsuta Mar 8, 2006

Kiwi hirsuta selon "The Times"
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,13509-2075092,00.html


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Rosa Maria Duenas Rios  Identity Verified
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Moi, j'ai bien aimé la bestiole... Mar 8, 2006

"hairy crab" j'allez suggerer, mais "The Times" a deja clarifié la question...

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Marie-Céline GEORG  Identity Verified
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l'anglais reste à inventer, je crois Mar 8, 2006

Bonjour,
D'après les infos que j'ai vues à la télé hier, "kiwi hirsuta" est le nom latin scientifique de cette langouste poilue, aveugle et blanche (profondeurs obligent), "galatée yéti" son nom français. Les autres langues restent donc à inventer - du pain sur la planche en perspective !


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Nina Khmielnitzky  Identity Verified
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Appelons-le Bob Mar 8, 2006

Pourquoi ne pas l'appeler Bob, le crustacé poilu?
Ça marcherait en anglais: Let's call him Bob!


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NancyLynn
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Polar Prawn Mar 8, 2006

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J'aime bien Abominable Snowman Crab (or lobster), il me fait penser effectivement au monstre de la C.-B....

Nancy


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