Parasites

The " Gnathia marleyi "

How does it feed, who are its host, and where does it live?

A tiny parasite that sucks the blood from fish on the Caribbean coral reefs

How does Gnathia marleyi reproduce?

it reproduces by laying eggs inside the fish

what is the size of the Gnathia marleyi?

the size of the male is 1.2cm and the female is 2cm

the size of a baby .6 cm

What are the special adaptation of the Gnathia?

It adapts to the fish by using it for food

Some intersting facts about the Gnathia marleyi?

they are named after Bob Marley