anisakid

an·i·sa·kid

(an'i-sā'kid),
Common name for nematodes of the family Anisakidae.
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The present study aimed to report the presence of larval stages of anisakid nematodes in Plagioscion squamosissimus from Xingu River, near the municipality of Altamira, and Pellona castelnaeana from Mosqueiro Island, in the municipality of Belem, both in the State of Para, Brazil, and to determine their parasitism indices and infection sites.
I eat raw fish regularly and the only thing I really worry about is anisakiasis from anisakid roundworms," said Blanar.
In natural cycles, anisakid larvae are transmitted to marine mammals or piscivorous birds when they eat raw saltwater fish or squid.
The Anisakid nematodes are commonly known as codworm or sealworm.
It aims to provide new scientific evidence and technological developments to detect, monitor, and mitigate impacts of zoonotic parasites, mainly anisakid nematodes but also trematode metacercariae, occurring in European and imported fishery products.
Phenotypic tradeoffs between egg number and egg size in three parasitic anisakid nematodes.
Molecular systematic, phylogeny and ecology of anisakid nematodes of the genus Anisakis Dujardin, 1845: Un update.
Raw Pacific salmon and red snapper (Pacific rockfish) have been specifically linked to anisakiasis, a parasite infection from anisakid worms.
Preliminary analyses demonstrated that only larvae of Anisakis simplex and Hysterothylacium aduncum, both anisakid nematodes occurring on the viscera of fish, and the copepod ectoparasite Sphyrion lumpi could be used to discriminate among redfish stocks (SAS GLM procedure, SAS, 2001).