Comb Jellies Were Our First Ancestor

Comb Jelly

Ladies and gentlemen, meet your ancestor – in fact the ancestor of all animal life on Earth – the comb jelly.

Biologist Casey Dunn of Brown University and colleagues used DNA data from various species to determine that the comb jelly (Ctenophore), which emerged some 600 million years ago, is our true ancient ancestor.

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