Paying homage to the wonderful, unusual and diverse world of animals. I make no claim to content ownership. Sources are credited (with links) whenever possible — on both unique posts & re-blogs. Any post will be removed upon request (please provide URL link to the post/page). Enjoy!
The colonial sea squirt Botrylloides leachi can regenerate its entire body from just tiny blood vessel fragments. The entire process, which partially resembles the early stages of embryonic development, takes as little as a week to produce an adult sea squirt.