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Baracktrema Obamai, The Worm

Baracktrema Obamai, The Worm

[ 0 ] September 15, 2016 |

It has come to my attention that a tiny parasitic flatworm that lives in turtle’s blood, a skinny two inch long creature, has been named after President Barack Obama. ‘Baracktrema obamai’ is a newly discovered species related to a parasite that can cause a devastating disease in humans. Scientist Thomas Platt who discovered this new […]


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