START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Second Body Clock Discovered in the Speckled Sea Louse

Animals  (tags: speckled sea louse, (Eurydice pulchra), Journal Current Biology, circadian rhythms, internal clocks, second body clock discovered, tides, new area of reseach, role in disease/wellness )

- 795 days ago -
The diminutive speckled sea louse (Eurydice pulchra) boasts two body clocks, one for night and day and another for the ebb and flow of the tide, according to research published today.

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.


Roger Garin-michaud (139)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 5:12 pm
noted, thanks
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Animals

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!