Sea Lamprey Larvae in Hand

Sea Lamprey Larvae in Hand

Detailed Description

This image shows a sea lamprey in its larvae phase.

Slower sea lamprey growth rates during the larval phase of development may increase the odds of sea lampreys becoming male, according to a USGS study. Sea lampreys are an invasive, parasitic species of fish damaging the Great Lakes.


Image Dimensions: 1999 x 3000

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Location Taken: US