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b_b  ·  1151 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: The Mystery of Mistletoe’s Missing Genes

This is interesting, but I'll quibble with the assertion that mistletoe is the only multicellular organism to lack mitochondria. Another species was discovered earlier this year: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/28/science/parasite-oxygen-mitochondria.html