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Anisakis simplex

Wikipedia Abstract

Anisakis simplex, known as the herring worm, is a species of nematodes in the genus Anisakis, which occurs in ocean fish such as herrings. Human infections can cause severe abdominal cramps. The worm drills through the intestinal wall and lodges in muscle tissue.
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Providers

Parasite of 
Acanthopagrus schlegelii[1]
Acipenser transmontanus (White Sturgeon)[1]
Alectis ciliaris (Trevally)[1]
Alepocephalus agassizii (Agassiz's smoothhead)[1]
Alosa aestivalis (Blue-back herring)[1]
Alosa alosa (Alewife)[1]
Alosa pseudoharengus (kyack)[1]
Alosa sapidissima (American shad)[1]
Amblyraja hyperborea (Arctic skate)[1]
Amblyraja radiata (Starry ray)[1]
Ammodytes dubius (offshore sand lance)[1]
Anarhichas lupus (Wolffish)[1]
Anguilla anguilla (River eel)[1]
Aphanopus carbo (Cutlassfish)[1]
Aphos porosus (Banded toadfish)[1]
Arctocephalus pusillus (Brown Fur Seal)[1]
Arctocephalus tropicalis (Subantarctic Fur Seal)[2]
Argentina silus (Atlantic argentine)[1]
Argyrops spinifer (Red porgy)[1]
Artediellus atlanticus (Atlantic hookear)[1]
Atheresthes evermanni (Kamchatka flounder)[1]
Atheresthes stomias (Turbot)[1]
Atherina presbyter (common sand smelt)[1]
Atropus atropos (Thin crevalle)[1]
Auxis rochei (bonitou)[1]
Balaena mysticetus (bowhead whale)[1]
Balaenoptera acutorostrata (Minke Whale)[1]
Balaenoptera borealis (Sei Whale)[1]
Balaenoptera musculus (Blue Whale)[1]
Balaenoptera physalus (Fin Whale)[1]
Bathyraja spinicauda (Spiny-tailed skate)[1]
Bathysaurus ferox (Deepsea lizardfish)[1]
Belone belone (Garfish)[1]
Berardius bairdii (Baird's Beaked Whale)[1]
Boops boops (Bream)[1]
Boreogadus saida (Polar cod)[1]
Bovallia gigantea[1]
Brama japonica (Bigtooth pomfret)[1]
Branchiostegus argentatus (Silver horsehead)[1]
Branchiostegus auratus (Yellow horsehead)[1]
Brosme brosme (Tusk)[1]
Brotula multibarbata (Barbelled eel-pout)[1]
Callorhinus ursinus (Northern Fur Seal)[1]
Carangoides malabaricus (White-spot trevally)[1]
Caranx sexfasciatus (Banded cavalla)[1]
Caretta caretta (Loggerhead)[1]
Cephalorhynchus commersonii (Commerson's Dolphin)[1]
Ceratoscopelus warmingii (Warming's lanternfish)[1]
Chaenocephalus aceratus (Scotian icefish)[1]
Ciliata mustela (Rockling)[1]
Cirrhimuraena chinensis (Snake eel)[1]
Cleisthenes pinetorum (sohachi flounder)[1]
Clupea harengus (Yawling)[1]
Clupea pallasii (Pacific herring)[3]
Clupea pallasii pallasii (Pacific herring)[1]
Cociella crocodilus (Spotted flathead)[1]
Coilia nasus (Japanese grenadier anchovy)[1]
Conger conger (Conger)[1]
Coryphaenoides rupestris (Roundnose grenadier)[1]
Ctenolabrus rupestris (Rock cook)[1]
Cyclopterus lumpus (Lumpsucker)[1]
Cynoglossus semilaevis (Tongue sole)[1]
Cystophora cristata (Hooded Seal)[1]
Decapterus maruadsi (White-tipped mackerel scad)[1]
Delphinapterus leucas (Beluga)[1]
Delphinus capensis (Long-beaked Common Dolphin)[1]
Delphinus delphis (Short-beaked Saddleback Dolphin)[1]
Diaphus dumerilii (Lanternfish)[1]
Diaphus fragilis (fragile lanternfish)[1]
Diaphus holti (Small lantern fish)[1]
Diaphus perspicillatus (transparent lanternfish)[1]
Diaphus suborbitalis (Lanternfish)[1]
Dispinus ruber <Unverified Name>[1]
Dissostichus eleginoides (Patagonsky klykach)[1]
Dosidicus gigas (jumbo squid)[1]
Echeneis naucrates (White tailed remore)[1]
Electrona carlsbergi (Electron subantarctic)[1]
Electrona paucirastra (Belted lanternfish)[1]
Eledone cirrhosa (Curled octopus)[1]
Eleginus nawaga (Wachna cod)[1]
Engraulis anchoita (Anchoita)[1]
Engraulis japonicus (Japanese anchovy)[1]
Epigonus telescopus (Telescope cardinal)[1]
Epinephelus areolatus (yellowspotted rockcod)[1]
Epinephelus awoara (Yellow grouper)[1]
Equulites rivulatus (Offshore ponyfish)[1]
Erignathus barbatus (Bearded Seal)[1]
Eschrichtius robustus (Gray Whale)[1]
Etmopterus spinax (Black centrina)[1]
Eumetopias jubatus (Steller Sea Lion)[1]
Euphausia nana <Unverified Name>[1]
Euphausia pacifica (Pacific krill)[1]
Euphausia vallentini[1]
Eurymera monticosa <Unverified Name>[1]
Euthynnus affinis (Yaito bonito)[1]
Eutrigla gurnardus (Grey gurnard)[1]
Evynnis cardinalis (Threadfin porgy)[1]
Fratercula arctica (Atlantic Puffin)[1]
Fulmarus glacialis (Northern Fulmar)[1]
Gadus chalcogrammus (Whiting)[1]
Gadus macrocephalus (Pacific cod)[1]
Gadus morhua (rock cod)[1]
Gaidropsarus argentatus (Treebearded rockling)[1]
Gaidropsaurus argentatus <Unverified Name>[1]
Gasterosteus aculeatus (Alaskan stickleback)[1]
Gastrophysus lunaris <Unverified Name>[1]
Genypterus blacodes (Rock ling)[1]
Globicephala macrorhynchus (Short-finned Pilot Whale)[1]
Globicephala melas (Long-finned Pilot Whale)[1]
Glyptocephalus cynoglossus (Witch flounder)[1]
Gobionotothen gibberifrons (Humped rockcod)[1]
Gobius niger (Black goby)[1]
Gobiusculus flavescens (Two-spotted goby)[1]
Gondogeneia antarctica[1]
Grampus griseus (Risso's Dolphin)[1]
Gymnoscopelus bolini (Lanternfish)[1]
Gymnoscopelus nicholsi (Nichol's lanternfish)[1]
Halichoerus grypus (Gray Seal)[1]
Helicolenus dactylopterus (blackbelly rosefish)[1]
Hemitripterus americanus (Wip)[1]
Heterololigo bleekeri[1]
Hexagrammos otakii (Greenling)[1]
Hippoglossoides dubius (Flathead flounder)[1]
Hippoglossoides platessoides (American dab)[1]
Hippoglossus hippoglossus (Halibut)[1]
Hippoglossus stenolepis (Pacific halibut)[1]
Histriophoca fasciata (Ribbon Seal)[1]
Homo sapiens (man)[1]
Hoplostethus atlanticus (Slimehead)[1]
Hoplostethus mediterraneus (Mediterranean redfish)[1]
Hygophum hygomii (Lanternfish)[1]
Hygophum macrochir (Largefin lanternfish)[1]
Hygophum reinhardtii (Slender lanternfish)[1]
Hygophum taaningi (Lanternfish)[1]
Hyperoodon ampullatus (Northern Bottlenose Whale)[1]
Hypomesus pretiosus (Surf smelt)[1]
Illex argentinus (Argentine Shortfin Squid)[1]
Illex coindetii (southern shortfin squid)[1]
Johnius dussumieri (Sin-croaker)[1]
Kareius bicoloratus (Stone flounder)[1]
Katsuwonus pelamis (White bonito)[1]
Kogia breviceps (Pygmy Sperm Whale)[1]
Kogia sima (Dwarf Sperm Whale)[1]
Labrus bergylta (Ballan wrasse)[1]
Lagenodelphis hosei (Fraser's Dolphin)[1]
Lagenorhynchus acutus (Atlantic White-sided Dolphin)[1]
Lagenorhynchus albirostris (White-beaked Dolphin)[1]
Lagenorhynchus cruciger (Hourglass Dolphin)[1]
Lagenorhynchus obliquidens (Pacific White-sided Dolphin)[1]
Lagenorhynchus obscurus (Dusky Dolphin)[1]
Lamna ditropis (Salmon shark)[1]
Lampadena dea (Lanternfish)[1]
Lampanyctus nobilis (Noble lampfish)[1]
Lampetra fluviatilis (freshwater lamprey)[1]
Lampichthys procerus (Lanternfish)[1]
Larimichthys crocea (Large yellow croaker)[1]
Larimichthys polyactis (Yellowfish)[1]
Larus hyperboreus (Glaucous Gull)[1]
Lateolabrax japonicus (Spotted sea bass)[1]
Lepidion eques (North Atlantic codling)[1]
Lepidonotus squamata <Unverified Name>[1]
Lepidopus caudatus (Southern frostfish)[1]
Lepidorhombus boscii (Whiff)[1]
Lepidorhombus whiffiagonis (whiff)[1]
Lethrinus miniatus (longnosed emperor)[1]
Limanda ferruginea (rusty flounder)[1]
Limanda limanda (Sand dab)[1]
Lindbergichthys nudifrons (Yellowfin notie)[1]
Lipidopsetta mochigarei <Unverified Name>[1]
Lissodelphis borealis (Northern Right Whale Dolphin)[1]
Loligo vulgaris (European Squid)[1]
Lophiomus setigerus (Goosefish)[1]
Lophius americanus (Monkfish)[1]
Lophius budegassa (Blackbellied angler)[1]
Lophius piscatorius (Monkfish)[1]
Lutjanus erythropterus (saddletailed sea perch)[1]
Lutjanus fulviflamma (black spot snapper)[1]
Lutjanus lutjanus (Yellow snapper)[1]
Lutjanus sebae (Seba's snapper)[1]
Lutra lutra (European Otter)[1]
Lycodes frigidus (Glacial eelpout)[1]
Lycodes reticulatus (Arctic eelpout)[1]
Lycodes seminudus (halfnaked lycodes)[1]
Macrourus carinatus (Ridgescale whiptail)[1]
Macruronus magellanicus (Patagonian whiphake)[1]
Macruronus novaezelandiae (Whiptail hake)[1]
Malapterurus shirensis (Zambezi electric catfish)[3]
Mallotus villosus (Capelin)[1]
Maurolicus muelleri (Silvery lightfish)[1]
Megalaspis cordyla (finletted mackerel scad)[1]
Meganyctiphanes norvegica (Norwegian krill)[1]
Megaptera novaeangliae (Humpback Whale)[1]
Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Smokie)[1]
Mene maculata (Razor trevally)[1]
Merlangius merlangus (Whiting)[1]
Merluccius australis (Whiting)[1]
Merluccius bilinearis (Whiting)[1]
Merluccius capensis (Cape hake)[1]
Merluccius gayi (Chilean hake)[1]
Merluccius hubbsi (Southwest Atlantic hake)[1]
Merluccius merluccius (Herring hake)[1]
Merluccius productus (Whiting)[1]
Mesodopsis slabberi <Unverified Name>[1]
Mesoplodon bidens (Sowerby's Beaked Whale)[1]
Mesoplodon densirostris (Blainville's Beaked Whale)[1]
Mesoplodon layardii (Strap-toothed Whale)[1]
Mesoplodon mirus (True's Beaked Whale)[1]
Metelectrona ventralis (Flaccid lanternfish)[1]
Micromesistius australis (Southern poutassou)[1]
Micromesistius poutassou (Poutassou)[1]
Microstomatichthyoborus katangae (Tetra)[3]
Mirounga angustirostris (Northern Elephant Seal)[1]
Mirounga leonina (Southern Elephant Seal)[1]
Molva dypterygia (Ling)[1]
Molva molva (Ling)[1]
Monachus monachus (Mediterranean Monk Seal)[1]
Monodon monoceros (Narwhal)[1]
Mullus barbatus (red mullet)[1]
Mullus surmuletus (Red mullet)[1]
Muraenesox cinereus (Dagger-tooth pike-conger)[1]
Muraenolepis microps (Smalleye moray cod)[1]
Myctophum affine (Metallic lanternfish)[1]
Myctophum nitidulum (Lampfish)[1]
Myoxocephalus octodecemspinosus (Sea raven)[1]
Myoxocephalus polyacanthocephalus (Sculpin)[1]
Myoxocephalus scorpius (Short-spined sea scorpion)[1]
Nemipterus japonicus (Threadfin)[1]
Nemipterus virgatus (besugo)[1]
Neophocaena phocaenoides (Finless Porpoise)[1]
Netuma thalassina (Sea catfish)[1]
Nibea albiflora (Yellow drum)[1]
Notoscopelus resplendens (Patchwork lanternfish)[1]
Notothenia neglecta (Yellowbelly rockcod)[1]
Notothenia rossii (Marbled rockcod)[1]
Nyctiphanes autralis <Unverified Name>[1]
Nyctiphanes couchi[1]
Octopus vulgaris (common octopus)[1]
Odobenus rosmarus (Walrus)[1]
Odontobutis obscura (Japanese sleeper goby)[1]
Okamejei kenojei (Swarthy skate)[1]
Ommastrephes bartramii (red flying squid)[1]
Oncorhynchus gorbuscha (humpbacked salmon)[1]
Oncorhynchus keta (Calico salmon)[1]
Oncorhynchus kisutch (coho salmon or silver salmon)[1]
Oncorhynchus masou (cherry salmon)[3]
Oncorhynchus mykiss (redband trout)[3]
Oncorhynchus nerka (sockeye salmon or kokanee)[1]
Orcinus orca (Killer Whale)[1]
Osmerus eperlanus (European smelt)[1]
Osmerus mordax (Rainbow smelt)[1]
Pagellus erythrinus (Spanish sea bream)[1]
Pagophilus groenlandicus (Harp Seal)[1]
Pagrus major (Silver seabream)[1]
Parahucho perryi (Stringfish)[1]
Paralichthys microps[1]
Paralichthys olivaceus (Olive flounder)[1]
Parapercis colias (Sandperch)[1]
Parasagitta elegans (elegant arrow worm)[1]
Pennahia argentata (White croaker)[1]
Peponocephala electra (Melon-headed Whale)[1]
Peprilus triacanthus (Sheephead)[1]
Percis japonica (Dragon poacher)[1]
Phoca largha (Spotted Seal)[1]
Phoca vitulina (Harbor Seal)[1]
Phocoena phocoena (Harbor Porpoise)[4]
Phocoena spinipinnis (Burmeister's Porpoise)[1]
Phocoenoides dalli (Dall's Porpoise)[1]
Pholis gunnellus (Tissy)[1]
Phycis blennoides (Greater fork-beard)[1]
Phycis chesteri (Longfin hake)[1]
Physeter macrocephalus (Sperm Whale)[1]
Platichthys flesus (North Atlantic flounder)[1]
Platycephalus indicus (Indo-Pacific flathead)[1]
Pleurogrammus azonus (Okhotsk atka mackerel)[1]
Pleuronectes platessa (European plaice)[1]
Pollachius pollachius (Pollock)[1]
Pollachius virens (Sillock)[1]
Pomadasys maculatus (blotched javelinfish)[1]
Pomatoschistus microps (Common goby)[1]
Pomatoschistus minutus (freckled goby)[1]
Pomatoschistus pictus (Painted goby)[1]
Pontoporia blainvillei (Franciscana)[1]
Priacanthus macracanthus (Truncate-tailed bigeye)[1]
Priacanthus tayenus (spottedfinned bulleye)[1]
Prionace glauca (Tribon blou)[1]
Pristigenys niphonia (White-striped big-eye)[1]
Prostebbingia brevicornis[1]
Psettodes erumei (flounders)[1]
Pseudophycis bachus (Southern rockcod)[1]
Pseudopleuronectes americanus (rough flounder)[1]
Pseudopleuronectes herzensteini (Yellow striped flounder)[1]
Pseudorca crassidens (False Killer Whale)[1]
Pterois russelii (Clearfin lionfish)[1]
Pungitius pungitius (Ninespine stickleback)[1]
Pusa hispida (Ringed Seal)[1]
Rachycentron canadum (Sergent fish)[1]
Rastrelliger kanagurta (longjawed mackerel)[1]
Reinhardtius hippoglossoides (Turbot)[1]
Rhabdosargus sarba (Yellowfin bream)[1]
Salmo salar (Atlantic salmon)[1]
Salmo trutta (Brown trout)[1]
Salvelinus alpinus (Arctic charr)[1]
Salvelinus fontinalis (charr)[1]
Salvelinus leucomaenis (Whitespotted char)[1]
Salvelinus malma (dolly varden)[3]
Sander lucioperca (Pike-perch)[1]
Sarda sarda (Stripe-backed pelamis)[1]
Sardina pilchardus (European pilchard)[1]
Sardinella aurita (Alache)[1]
Sardinella zunasi (Japanese sardinella)[1]
Sardinops sagax (Australian pilchard)[1]
Saurida elongata (Slender saury)[1]
Scoliodon laticaudus (Yellow dog-shark)[1]
Scomber australasicus (Spotted mackerel)[1]
Scomber japonicus (Striped mackerel)[1]
Scomber scombrus (Split)[1]
Scomberesox saurus (Atlantic saury)[1]
Scomberoides lysan (White fish)[1]
Scomberomorus commerson (Striped seer)[1]
Scomberomorus niphonius (Spotted Spanish mackerel)[1]
Scopelopsis multipunctatus (Lanternfish)[1]
Scophthalmus aquosus (brill)[1]
Scorpaena scrofa (Bigscale scorpionfish)[1]
Scorpaenopsis gibbosa (humpbacked scorpionfish)[1]
Scyliorhinus canicula (Small-spotted catshark)[1]
Sebastes brevispinis (Silvergray rockfish)[1]
Sebastes chrysomelas (Rockfish)[3]
Sebastes fasciatus (Acadian redfish)[1]
Sebastes iracundus (Rockfish)[1]
Sebastes matsubarai[1]
Sebastes mentella (Redfish)[1]
Sebastes paucispinis (Bocaccio)[1]
Sebastes pinniger (Rockfish)[1]
Sebastes schlegelii (Schlegel's black rockfish)[1]
Sebastes steindachneri (Rockfish)[1]
Sebastes taczanowskii (Rockfish)[1]
Sebastes viviparus (Atlantic ocean perch)[1]
Selar crumenophthalmus (Steenbrass)[1]
Sepia officinalis (common or european cuttlefish)[1]
Seriola quinqueradiata (Yellowtail)[1]
Siganus fuscescens (Spinefoot)[1]
Sphyraena japonica (Snoek)[1]
Sphyraena jello (indo-malaysian barracuda)[1]
Spondyliosoma cantharus (Old wife)[1]
Sprattus sprattus (Whitebait)[1]
Squalus acanthias (Common spiny)[1]
Stenella attenuata (Pantropical Spotted Dolphin)[5]
Stenella coeruleoalba (Striped Dolphin)[1]
Steno bredanensis (Rough-toothed Dolphin)[1]
Sthenoteuthis oualaniensis (purpleback squid)[1]
Strongylura anastomella (Needlefish)[1]
Synodus fuscus (Lizardfish)[3]
Synodus myops (Striped lizardfish)[1]
Takifugu rubripes (Tiger puffer)[1]
Takifugu xanthopterus (Yellowfin puffer)[1]
Telatrygon zugei (Sharpnose stingray)[1]
Terapon jarbua (Tiger-perch)[1]
Terapon theraps (Straight-lined thornfish)[1]
Thunnus albacares (Yellowfin-tuna)[1]
Thunnus thynnus (horse mackerel)[1]
Thyrsites atun (snake mackerel)[1]
Thysanoessa inermis[1]
Thysanoessa longicauda <Unverified Name>[1]
Thysanoessa longicaudata[1]
Thysanoessa longipes[1]
Thysanoessa raschii (Arctic krill)[1]
Todarodes pacificus (Japanese common squid)[1]
Todarodes sagittatus (European flying squid)[1]
Todaropsis eblanae (Lesser Flying Squid)[1]
Trachinus draco (Greater weever)[1]
Trachurus japonicus (Japanese scad)[1]
Trachurus mediterraneus (Mediterranean scad)[1]
Trachurus murphyi (Southern jack mackerel)[1]
Trachurus picturatus (Scad)[1]
Trachurus symmetricus (Scad)[1]
Trachurus trachurus (Scad)[1]
Trematomus bernacchii (Emerald notothen)[1]
Trematomus hansoni (Striped rockcod)[1]
Trematomus newnesi (Dusky notothen)[1]
Tribolodon hakonensis (Big-scaled redfin)[1]
Trichiurus lepturus (Atlantic Cutlassfish)[1]
Trisopterus capelanus (Poor cod)[1]
Trisopterus esmarkii (Norway pout)[1]
Trisopterus luscus (Whiting-pout)[1]
Trisopterus minutus (poor cod)[3]
Tursiops truncatus (Bottlenosed Dolphin)[1]
Upeneus subvittatus (Silver goatfish)[1]
Upeneus sulphureus (Beach goatfish)[1]
Uria lomvia (Thick-billed Murre)[1]
Urophycis chuss (Squirrel hake)[1]
Urophycis tenuis (White hake)[1]
Waldeckia obesa <Unverified Name>[1]
Xiphias gladius (Swordfish)[1]
Zeus faber (European john dory)[1]
Ziphius cavirostris (Cuvier's Beaked Whale)[1]
Zoarces viviparus (viviporous blenny)[1]

Distribution

New Zealand(Native);

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
2Nunn, C. L., and S. Altizer. 2005. The Global Mammal Parasite Database: An Online Resource for Infectious Disease Records in Wild Primates. Evolutionary Anthroplogy 14:1-2.
3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
4Phocoena phocoena, David E. Gaskin, Peter W. Arnold, and Barbara A. Blair, MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 42, pp. 1-8 (1974)
5Stenella attenuata, William F. Perrin, MAMMALIAN SPECIES No. 683, pp. 1–8 (2001)
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