I guess those lil’ purple dots are the parasites?
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UserCamera: Nikon D300
Location: Kupang
Strobe: Inon D2000, Inon Z-240
Taxonomy: Nudibranch

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5 Responses to “Parasites under the gills”

  1. Muljadi Pinneng says:

    Moderator Sirs, please add “Kupang” in location list.
    Thanks.

  2. Monica Hutadjulu says:

    not sure it’s parasite or not (IMHO)
    but i found some nudi with this kind of thing inside the gill

  3. Carl Gennaro says:

    You need to get closer

  4. Muljadi Pinneng says:

    You are rite, Carl…. I should ve shot closer.
    I was aiming on the gills and I found out bout the ‘parasites’ when I look on my computer.
    Monica, I think we need to ask Erwin bout this :D

  5. Erwin Kodiat says:

    Yes, they are parasites, if I’m not mistaken they are eggs of some sort of copepode (?)

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