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Dead fan mussel and diver, Mediterranean Sea. Massive mortality of Noble Pen Shell (Pinna nobilis) infected with the parasite Haplosporidium. Porticcio. Corsica. Mediterranean.

© Jean-Michel Mille / Biosphoto

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Image size: 4256x2848 pixels (14.2"x9.5" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2018-08-09

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Wild animal / Mollusk / Bivalve / Lamellibranche / Pen shell (Pinna nobilis)

Area / Marine area / Sea bottom

Leisure / Sport / Diving / Scuba diving

Microorganism / Protist / Protozoa / Rhizaria / Haplosporidium (Haplosporidium sp)

Eukaryota / Rhizaria / Cercozoa / Ascetosporea / Haplosporidia / Haplosporidium

Species / Species particularity / Aquatic species / Saltwater species


Material / Object / Camera

Organism / Morphology / Morphology (zoology) / Shell

Species / IUCN Red List of Threatened Species / Threatened endangered species / Critically Endangered (IUCN) CR

World sea and ocean / Mediterranean Sea

Atmosphere / Seasons / Temperate season / Summer

Area / Marine area / Sea bottom / Seagrass

Area / Marine area / Sea / Temperate sea

Europe / European Union / France / Corse

Shot / Underwater shot

Shot / Overview

Behavior / Death

Individual / Person / Woman

Art / Photography / Animal photographer

Species / Relation between species / Parasitism / Parasite

Leisure / Sport / Diving / Diver

Health / Disease / Infectious and parasitic disease / Haplosporidiose

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Protostomia / Inarticulata / Mollusca / Conchifera / Bivalvia / Lamellibranchia / Pinnidae / Pinna

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