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The fan mussel individuals found in Portlligat and the Medes Islands are infected with the parasite

It is a "bittersweet" finding because, although it is an indication that the species is able to reproduce, knowing that the parasite is present in juvenile individuals reduces the hope that the population of fan mussel of the Costa Brava can recover in the short term.

Also, here you can see the interview to Dra. Patricia Prado, main researcher of IRTA - La Ràpita (CAT):

In addition, find out more related news in the local and regional newspapers:

'Diari de Girona' newspaper (CAT):


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