The singers David Bowie and Neil Young, the film director and actor Orson Welles, the actress Angelina Jolie, the actor Harrison Ford, and the satirist Stephen Colbert have all had species of spider named after them.
So have Nelson Mandela and Frank Zappa. Orson Welles towers above the others, however, as he had a whole genus of spiders named after him, though Frank Zappa also had a jellyfish and a fish genus named in his honour.
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