Okinawan Sea Wasp (Chironex yamaguchii, Habu-kurage)

8 Apr 2019

The OIST Marine Genomics Unit is now sequencing the genome of a local Okinawan box jellyfish to compare to the giant box jellyfish pictured here. Comparing the two should shed light on how box jellyfish originally evolved and what sets them apart from other jellies.

Credit: 
Dr. Sho Toshino (co-author)

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