Meet the new species of fish named after Obama. Etheostoma obama is also called the spangled darter. The scientists say they named the fish after Obama because of his work in clean energy.
But according to MongaBay.com, species in the darter family are named after presidents and vice-presidents. All Liberals.
Notice there is no fish named after Reagan?
E. obama was named after Barack Obama, for his work "…particularly in the areas of clean energy and environmental protection, and because he is one of our first leaders to approach conservation and environmental protection from a more global vision," according to one of the scientists, Steve Layman, who named the new species.