news source: Daily Mail: News
news section: Latest News
published: 06/02/2015 14:58:29
Mysterious slime blob creature found staring out of tin of tuna chunks is a tongue-eating parasite, say experts
Experts have identified the tiny creature found by Zoe Butler in Nottingham in a tin of Princes tuna chunks as a Cymothoa exigua, a tongue-eating parasite which lives inside fish after entering through the gills. ...