Female Genetics Lecture Student
Fictional Character
"The Genetics Lecture"
POD: 400 million years ago
Type of Appearance: Direct, unnamed
Species: Sentient descendant of mollusks
Occupation: Student

A student in Professor Cthulhu's genetics class wondered what made their species different from other less complicated life, such as fruit flies and amphioxus. The professor happily explained that their species had 13 sets of Hox genes owing to a mutation in the Cambrian.[1]


  1. See, e.g., Atlantis and Other Places, pg. 318.