The genome of which of the following multicellular organism was first sequenced?

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The genome of the first multicellular organism sequenced was Caenorhabditis elegans or C elegans. The genome of C elegans was sequenced in the year 1998. The size of the genome is about 97 Mb. The worm contains six pairs of chromosomes. The genome codes for 20,470 protein-coding genes.