Tag: parasite

October 27, 2022 at 6:10 pm

Strangely Familiar Places or “Liminal Spaces” Explained

Strangely Familiar Places or "Liminal Spaces" Explained

Learn why liminal spaces exist and how they are used in movies.

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September 13, 2009 at 5:55 am

A Tongue Eating Parasite That Becomes The Fish’s Tongue

A Tongue Eating Parasite That Becomes The Fish's Tongue

Photograph by Matthew R. Gilligan Certainly one of the more disgusting species I’ve come across, the Cymothoa exigua or Tongue eating louse (louse being singular form of ‘lice’) is a parasitic crustacean that typically grows to 3 or 4 cm in length (1 in – 1.6 in). The parasite attaches itself at the base…

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