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Parasite eats fish alive –

On a recent kayak fishing trip I landed a fish (Kahawai) that had a deformed looking pectoral fin, upon closer inspection I saw that it had a parasite attached to the fin which appeared to be eating the fin. Comparing the fin on the other side of the fish I would estimate that ¼ of

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Tongue Eating Louse, what is it and is it harmful to humans?

What if a sneaky parasite ate your entire tongue then lived in your mouth acting as a replacement? You would have a tongue sized bug living there forever! That’s what happens to some fish when the tongue eating louse finds them… Just the other day while fishing from my kayak I saw, for the first time, a

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