50°
Partly sunny
TUE
 83°
 54°
WED
 76°
 59°
THU
 74°
 58°
FRI
 82°
 56°
SAT
 83°
 56°

Parasites found in California 'sea serpent' dissection

A snorkeler found the carcass of the oarfish Oct. 13. Several days later, another oarfish washed ashore in Oceanside.

It's not known how either died.

The rarely seen deep sea-dwelling creatures can grow to more than 50 feet.


© The Press Democrat |  Terms of Service |  Privacy Policy |  Jobs With Us |  RSS |  Advertising |  Sonoma Media Investments |  Place an Ad
Switch to our Mobile View