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Table 5 Parasite fauna of Gerlachea australis (n = 5) 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
Digenea I 2 20.0 2.0 2 0.40
Neolebouria antarctica a I 1 20.0 1.0 1 0.20
Digenea indet. I 1 20.0 1.0 1 0.20
Nematoda Bc, L, P, I 10 80.0 2.5 1–5 2.00
Contracaecum osculatum (s.l.) Bc, L 3 40.0 1.5 1–2 0.60
Contracaecum radiatum P 1 20.0 1.0 1 0.20
Contracaecum sp. P, L 4 40.0 4.0 2 0.80
Nematoda indet. I 2 40.0 1.0 1 0.40
  1. aNew host record
  2. Abbreviations: P (%), prevalence, MI mean intensity, I range for intensity, MA mean abundance, I intestine, Bc body cavity, L liver, P pyloric caeca