Antarctica home to insect with smallest genome

August 13, 2014 3:54 PM

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The Antarctic midge, that has an adult life span of about one week or a little more, is a simple insect with a slender black body and no wings.

The insect is owner of the tiniest insect genome ever sequenced on record.

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