Scientists Polling Pokémon Fans for Newly Discovered Ant Species Names

This isn’t the first time that scientists have shown interest in Pokémon for their discoveries, but this time it’s related to bugs. These six new species of ant were discovered in Fiji and are not only rare but also only located in small areas on the islands. Aside from the one true ant-like Pokémon Durant, the team has given those interested a slew of options to vote on to name these brand new species. It will be interesting to see how the results pan out, especially knowing Fiji may soon be home to some brand new Pokémon ants in the near future.

Those who want to share their input can vote for their five choices right here and read up more on these newly discovered species by checking out their official site.