oyster leech

noun

Definition of oyster leech

: a polyclad turbellarian worm (Stylochus frontalis) that is barred in brown and flesh and is a pest feeding on oysters along the coast of Florida

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“Oyster leech.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oyster%20leech. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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