Eubalaena australis, Balaenidae, Southern right whale, marine mammals, cetaceans, mysticetes, whales, Cyamus sp., Cyamidae (cyamids), whale lice, marine invertebrates, crustaceans, amphipods, callosities, behavior, interspecific relationships, symbiosis, parasitism, parasite, Valdes Peninsula, Patagonia, Argentina, Atlantic Ocean.

Remarks: The right whales have callosities (rough tissue) on the head. Tha callosities take on a pale colour due to the presence of parasitic amphipods known as whale lice.

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