Dr. Ibott is a professor specializing in monstrous war beasts. He was challenged to do something different.
A genius can still be pathetic.
Said to have specialist knowledge usually seen in whole teams of doctors.
His mentor made a huge sea beast, which was later outstripped in size.
He made a giant as well.
- The surname is likely a matronomic from Ibbotta a form of Isabel, which shares ancestry with Elizabeth, which goes back to the name Elisheba which can mean "god is my oath".
- Though his surname has been spelled variously, likley due to Sylvester's faulty memory, Ibott is the most common spelling and the one used here.