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Licence: 
Creative Commons Licence
Imaging technique: 
Photograph
Description: 

Extreme case of bacterial skin infection of the dorsal mantle of Lolliguncula brevis. Initial injury may have occurred at time of collection or in the maintenance aquaria. The white tissue is heavily infected with bacteria and the muscle layers have separated above the gladius or pen.

Maturity: Adult; Lab or Wild: Lab; Origin: Nw gulf of mexico

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