New fish species named for University of Hawaii researcher
By Star-Advertiser staff
April 18, 2021
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COURTESY ASHLEY WILLIAMS, SPC
The new species was named “Etelis boweni” by the research team in recognition of the contributions of Brian Bowen, a researcher at the UH School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology’s Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology who has spent over three decades studying marine fishes, according to a news release.