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Contemporary environmental paintings
Parvicapsula - Fish - Pacific Salmon - Parasites by Mary Jane Jessen
  Parvicapsula  (2008)
Subject: Fish - Pacific Salmon - Parasites
Dimensions (inches): 24 x 48 x 2.25
Medium: Collage and oil paint on canvas
Description: Parvicapsula is a parasite that attacks the kidneys of salmon and can potentially cause a high mortality rate among spawners. In the background of the painting is a tissue section of a sockeye glomeruli infected with parvicapsula.

Bower, Dr. Susan. Parasitologist, Aquaculture Division Pacific Biological Station, Nanaimo, BC
Jones, Dr. Simon. Salmonid immunology and
parasitology. Pacific Biological Station, Nanaimo, BC
Original Available For Sale: No

Limited Edition Available: Yes
Details: Full colour 12" x 24" Giclee print on canvas.
Edition Size: 100
Price: $295.00 US

Conservation Committment: 15% (Artist commits to donating the indicated portion of proceeds to conservation)
This artwork is dedicated to: Raincoast Conservation Society  


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