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Parasect (Pokémon)

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{{Bulbanews|On the Origin of Species: Paras and Parasect}}
Parasect may be based on a {{wp|hermit crab}} with a {{wp|mushroom}} for a shell. It also looks likeresembles a {{wp|cicada}} {{wp|Nymph (biology)|nymph}}. The fungus on its back is referedreferred as the [[tochukaso]], which is also the japaneseJapanese name of a real organism, the {{wp|Ophiocordyceps sinensis}}, an {{wp|Parasitoid|endoparasitoid}} that replaces the host tissue and can affect the behavior of its {{wp|insect}} host.
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