Justification for the name: "Apis is adequate for the following reasons:
1. Apis is a sacred bull in the Egyptian mythology. Apis was later believed to be the incarnation of Osiris - the same name as NASA space mission approaching it.
2. Apis is typically described as black, a color typically associated with carbon - the main reason for selecting 1999 RQ36 - a carbonaceous asteroids.
3. Has a nice sound and is easy to pronounce."
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