New species of clione sea slug found in Japan bay
Kyodo -- Oct 12
The discovery of a new species of clione sea slug, usually found in chilly polar waters, in central Japan's Toyama Bay may shed light on sea temperature changes, a local university said Thursday.

The discovery was made by a team of researchers led by Zhang Jing, a professor at the University of Toyama's graduate school. Researchers in Japan have confirmed through gene analysis that the species -- the fifth of its kind -- has previously not been identified.

富山湾で新種のクリオネが発見されました。 去年8月、富山湾でクリオネのような生物が見つかったことから、富山大学などが7日と10日にプランクトン調査を行いました。
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