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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

This was an extreme manifestation of a bacterial exfoliative dermatitis. In only about 48 hours, the dermis of this animal was consumed down to the muscle layer. The cuttlebone is visible through the remaining muscle layers. This was lethal.

Maturity: Adult; Sex: Male; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: E. atlantic, u.k. or france

Creator: 
John Forsythe
Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith