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Posted by Chuck Tribolet on December 07, 2005 at 10:38:32:

In Reply to: Re: Re: Also on Lingcod, Cabezon, and Wolf Eels posted by Ross-O on December 07, 2005 at 10:33:02:

They are not lice, but are called (incorrectly) "link lice" by
some divers.

I've never seen them retract under the skin, and I've gotten close
enough to get eyeball pictures of lings and cabs. They are mobile
over the face of the fish.


Chuck



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