Weird Animal Brain: Sea Squirt

The brain is one of the most complex and amazing structures in the universe. It allows us to experience the world, feel, remember, and plan for the future. But for at least one organism, the brain is only a means to an end. Learn more in the infographic below!


For more info:

Karaiskou, A., Swalla, B. J., Sasakura, Y., & Chambon, J. (2014). “Metamorphosis in solitary ascidians.” Genesis,53(1), 34-47.

Mehra, Rohan. “Autocannibalism is when you eat bits of your own body.” BBC. 13 Dec. 2016. Web.