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Dr.Kada Narayana Murthy
Assistant Manager-Technical at Growel Feeds Private Limited
Asked a question 10 months ago

What are organisms that are attached to the shrimp??

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Hi Dr. Kada,

Looks like maggots, if not leeches...  Don't look like odonatid insect larvae (dragonfly and damselfly) since the appendages cannot be deciphered when taken out of their aquatic habitat in your images

https://static.scientificamerican.com/blogs/assets/artful-amoeba/Image/mysidobdella%20leech%20Fig%203%20Burreson%20et%20al%202012.jpg52

Either way... Eeew!

Kind regards,

Nelson