Dracula polyphemus

Year Classified: 1978
Elevation Range (m): 2000
Discoverer: Benigno Malo
Countries: Ecuador

Named for Cyclops, the one-eyed monster of Greek mythology, who imprisoned Odysseus in a cave and ate some of his companions.

 

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