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Table 4 Parasite fauna of Racovitzia glacialis (n = 6) sampled in Antarctica

From: Parasite fauna of the Antarctic dragonfish Parachaenichthys charcoti (Perciformes: Bathydraconidae) and closely related Bathydraconidae from the Antarctic Peninsula, Southern Ocean

Parasite Organ n P (%) MI I MA
Nematoda Bc, L, P, St, I 70 83.3 14.0 1–34 11.67
Ascarophis nototheniae St 2 16.7 2.0 2 0.33
Anisakis simplex (s.l.) St 4 16.7 4.0 4 0.67
Contracaecum osculatum (s.l.) L, I 4 33.3 2.0 1–3 0.67
Contracaecum radiatum a L, P 3 33.3 1.5 1–2 0.50
Contracaecum sp. L, P 42 50.0 14.0 2–24 7.00
Pseudoterranova decipiens (s.l.)a L 8 33.3 4.0 1–7 1.33
Nematoda indet. Bc, L, P, I 7 50.0 2.3 1–3 1.17
  1. aNew host record
  2. Abbreviations: P (%), prevalence, MI mean intensity, I range for intensity, MA mean abundance, St stomach, I intestine, Bc body cavity, L liver, P pyloric caeca