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Fish found with parasite that eats its tongue and later becomes its tongue

Fish found with parasite that eats its tongue and later becomes its tongue

A state park in US Texas has shared a picture of a fish whose tongue was eaten by a parasite, and the parasite later replaced the organ. This parasite detaches the fishs tongue, attaches itself to the fishs mouth, and becomes its tongue. The parasite then feeds on the fishs mucus, the Galveston Island State Park wrote..

science 2021-10-23 Inshorts