Home > Evolution > Pond Scum Reveals Animal / Plant Divergence

Pond Scum Reveals Animal / Plant Divergence

October 29th, 2007. By Dave. 2,345 views.
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars - Be the first to rate this article!
Loading ... Loading ...

AlgaeGeneticists at Stanford have dug their noses in pond scum, specifically, Chlamydomonas reinhardtii to shed insight into when this little organism spit from the animal kingdom. Turns out it was 1.6 billion years back. Plus or minus.
Source: Stanford

Evolution , ,

  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.
You must be logged in to post a comment.

Switch to our mobile site