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This creepy tongue-eating ‘vampire’ is a fish’s worst nightmare

This “vampire” crustacean (in purple) eats after which replaces the fish’s tongue.  Kory Evans/Rice College Fish don’t have the easiest lives. They need to keep away from predators, fishing nets, pollution and now vampire crustaceans that need to eat their tongues.  The tongue-eating louse will invade a fish’s mouth, then suck the blood from the fish’s […]