Image: Parasites of a Hoodwinker Sunfish

Parasites of a Hoodwinker Sunfish

Numerous internal and external parasites were found in this Hoodwinker Sunfish, Mola tecta. These sea lice Lepeophtheirus nordmanni are on the fish's tongue.

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Kerryn Parkinson
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© Australian Museum

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Parasites, Molidae, Hoodwinker Sunfish, Mola tecta,