Leonardo DiCaprio is a Big Support & Champion of the Environment w/ the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation that started in 1998. The Taxon Expeditions, which is a firm that helps untrained volunteers find new specis. The expedition was funded by Leo’s Foundation. There were 3 new species of water beetle discovered, so a vote was taken to name one after Leo. They can be found at the bottom of a waterfall in Mailau Basin. A remote nature reserve in Borneo. We now have the ‘Grouvellinus leonardodicaprioi Beetle’.
Kate Winslet – Agra katewinsletae … green iridescent beetle from Costa Rica
Beyonce – Scaptia beyonceae… horsefly was named after Beyonce because of its dense golden hair
Bob Marley – Gnathia marleyi is a parasite that feed on fish in the Caribbean