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American popular music luminary Beyoncé has had a species of horse fly named after her in honour of the one-time Destiny Child singer's celebrated bottom. Bryan Lessard, a boffin at Australia's science research institute CSIRO, said that the Scaptia (Plinthina) beyonceae paid tribute to Beyoncé's divine derriere. According to …

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Risque photo to Enrage Daily Mail

It seems to be pole dancing.

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Facepalm

This article needs a comparison picture.... I am disappointed such an opportunity was overlooked

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Try http://images.google.com/ C.

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Pirate

Have you ever been bitten by a horsefly?

Proper ouch and they dont take no for an answer either!

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Anonymous Coward

All the scientists say it's bootylicious (for a small insect)

So, are they trying to say that Beyoncé is pretty fly then?

(Ironic, as the fly itself is not pretty).

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Meh

I did a similar image search and got a withered maid staring at a mac book http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_2rQqgKRpg_4/THwieDLDvyI/AAAAAAAABMo/c8OKHF9Ijlk/s400/LS_11.jHmmmm. An onerous premonition for the future of Beyonce?

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IR

I didn't think I was ready for that jelly

And sure enough, I was.

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Anonymous Coward

"Destiny Child singer's celebrated bottom" - ah yes, many's the time I've "celebrated" over videos of her bottom

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Coat

And...

It has under arm hair.

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Devil

Sorry, butt.......

Beyoncé's butt looks MUCH better that the fly's. These scientists DO have strange ideas (Like the alleged causes of so called "global warming".)

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Headmaster

It's "Destiny's Child", not "Destiny Child", and I don't like Beyoncé or her oversized butt.

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