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Diagram Showing Internal Root System and External Sac of the Rhizocephalan Sacculina carcini Boas, 1920, Lehrbuch der Zoologie, p. 302 Size Difference Between Unparasitized Blue Crabs and Crabs Parasitized by the Rhizocephalan Loxothylacus texanus Zimmer, C. 2000 Parasite Rex Cymothoid Isopod Fish Parasite “[The isopod] invades a fish’s mouth, devours its tongue, and takes the tongue’s place. It then acts like a tongue; the fish can use it to grip and swallow prey.”
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http://www.mala.bc.ca/parasite/ Copepod Fish Ectoparasite Egg mass
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Unformatted text preview: http://www.biosci.ohio-state.edu/~parasite/argulus.htmll Branchiura = Fish Louse Ectoparasite Photo provided by M. C. Doyle; NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher, NC Octolasmis mulleri on gills of blue crab from North Carolina Blue Crab Infected With the Rhizocephalan, Loxothylacus texanus and a Normal-sized Unparasitized Adult Female Photo by R. Overstreet, GCRL, Ocean Springs, MS http://www.louisiana.edu/Departments/BIOL / Bopyrid Shrimp Gill Parasite http://www.mala.bc.ca/parasite/ Cymothoid Isopod Fish Gill Parasite...
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2009 for the course BLY 459 taught by Professor Obrien,j during the Spring '08 term at S. Alabama.

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