Anisakis infestation in marine fish and cephalopods from Galician waters: an updated perspective

@article{Abollo2001AnisakisII,
  title={Anisakis infestation in marine fish and cephalopods from Galician waters: an updated perspective},
  author={Elvira Abollo and Camino Gestal and Santiago Pascual},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
  year={2001},
  volume={87},
  pages={492-499}
}
A total of 2,673 fresh specimens of cephalopod and fish representing 35 species were obtained from commercial local fisheries in Galician waters (NW Spain). They were examined for anisakid nematodes by digestion of the muscle and elution of the viscera and whole body cavity. All larval nematodes recovered were identified by light microscopy and multilocus electrophoresis as belonging to the species Anisakis simplex sensu stricto and A. pegreffii. Encysted larvae mostly occurred in the viscera… CONTINUE READING