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6 September 2021 / Alaska Public Media / Robert Woolsey

An invasive parasite is taking over Alaska blue mud shrimp. Researchers want to kill it.

Sitka, Alaska, United States

Orthione griffenis, or O. griffenis, eventually kills its host shrimp, and soon the remaining shrimp can’t find each other to reproduce, rendering a blue mud shrimp population extinct.

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