Solar-powered sea slug

Elysia chlorotica on PNAS cover

Horizontal gene transfer of the algal nuclear gene psbO to the photosynthetic sea slug Elysia chlorotica

Mary Rumpho, Jared Worful, Jungho Lee, Krishna Kannan, Mary Tyler, Debashish Bhattacharya, Ahmed Moustafa, James Manhart

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
2008 Nov 18;105(46):17867-71
pmid:19004808 | doi:10.1073/pnas.0804968105