Scientists discover parasite that eats and replaces fish tongues

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Officials at the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department have discovered a strange parasite that eats a fish’s tongue and takes its place. In a first-of-its-kind discovery, the officials found that the parasite not only eats a fish’s tongue, but it replaces the organ and starts feasting on the mucus in its mouth.

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