Rogue Palaeontologist, studying crocodiles, dinosaurs and mass extinctions. Freelance science communicator and open scholarlship consultant. Founder of digital publishing platform, paleorXiv, and the Open Science MOOC. Author of kids book, Excavate Dinosaurs!
0000-0001-7794-0218Naming a new species is a wonderful thing to do. It’s a statement that you’ve discovered an entirely new organism to science, and naming it is a personal touch about how you perceive the importance