Some of the known types of parasitic relationships, or parasitism, include isopods who attach themselves to fish while feeding on their bodies. Isopods are basically fish lice that...
More than 40 species of parasites may reside on the skin and internally of the
ocean sunfish, motivating the fish to seek relief in a number of ways. In temperate
Dec 5, 2012 ... Marine parasites may be small in size, but they can be present in very high
numbers and put together can weigh even more than all the top ...
Symbionts, Parasites, Hosts, and Cooperation @ MarineBio.org. ... and that some
are likely to be more resilient to changing ocean conditions than others.
Primarily found in the ocean, Crustaceans include some of the world's strangest
and even most disturbing parasitic arthropoda. Some wallow like tapeworms in ...
Introduction. A parasite can be broadly defined as an organism that lives on or in
another species, the "host", and obtains its nourishment from that species.
Nov 4, 2013 ... The force of natural selection towards parasitic lifestyle is powerful, because it
has arisen so many times in every imaginable lineage. For this ...
Oct 25, 2013 ... This may be the ocean's most horrifying monster (and you've probably .... http://
They'll drink your blood, worm their way into your body and take over your mind.
Nell Barrie meets nature's weirdest, and most disgusting, freeloaders.
Aug 20, 2010 ... Ocean water contaminated with sewage, storm run-off and oil carries bacteria,
parasites, and viruses, which can cause a variety of diseases.