Old, old, old age in clones

“We estimated these large clones to be hundreds to thousands of years old”, says the study” “Implications of Extreme Life Span in Clonal Organisms: Millenary Clones in Meadows of the Threatened Seagrass Posidonia oceanica,” Sophie Arnaud-Haond [pictured here], Carlos Duarte, Elena Diaz-Almela, Nuria Marbà, Tomas Sintes, et al. (2012)  PLoS ONE 7(2): e30454. (Thanks to investigator Mike […]