Scientists discover new Parasite, name it Bob Marley

KINGSTON, Jamaica — A tiny blood-sucking parasite that infests fish on Caribbean coral reefs has been named after Jamaican reggae icon Bob Marley.

Arkansas State University marine biologist Paul Sikkel discovered the parasite off the U.S. Virgin Islands a decade ago but it was only recently unveiled as “Gnathia marleyi” as an homage to the . . . → Read More: Scientists discover new Parasite, name it Bob Marley