The occasional photo of Crete

 

The parasitized parasite
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The parasitized parasite
The parasitized parasite
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The parasitized parasite

War in the White Mountains! The semi-parasitic Euphrasia salisburgensis is being parasitized by a Cuscuta atrans , which is probably also parasitizing Thymus leucochritus (not flowering yet in these photos), which is the host of the Euphrasia. Photos taken in Ammoutsera valley, around 1850m.

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