Oarfish Parasites

I’m sure you guys heard about the two dead oarfish that were found in California this month.  Well, the UCSB ecological parasitology lab just made national news after they took a look at their parasites!  Identifying those parasites helped to figure out what the elusive fish eat, and who eats them.  Cool stuff!

You can check out a detailed article here, and definitely watch this interview with Armand Kuris:

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