Okinawan Sea Wasp (Chironex yamaguchii, Habu-kurage) (image) Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) Graduate University Share Print E-Mail Caption The OIST Marine Genomics Unit is now sequencing the genome of a local Okinawan box jellyfish to compare to the giant box jellyfish pictured here. Comparing the two should shed light on how box jellyfish originally evolved and what sets them apart from other jellies. Credit Dr. Sho Toshino Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.