Sea louse (Cyamidae). Frequent cutaneous parasite in cetaceans, although it is not usual, there is a huge amount that parasitizes this humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae). It is a specimen in migration that shows a clear sign of thinness. Tenerife, Canary Islands.
Sergio Hanquet / Biosphoto
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Shooting date : 2018-09-03