Larval Tapeworm Found on a Coral Reef Fish

Image: Larval Tapeworm Found on a Coral Reef Fish

Detailed Description

The most common parasites found in the Palmyra reef fish sampled were larval tapeworms. The abundance of parasites may be an indicator of a healthy ecosystem instead of an ill one as commonly believed.

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Image Dimensions: 800 x 565

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Location Taken: Palmyra National Wildlife Refuge, US