Parasites of man

Acanthamoeba spp
Amoeba spp
Ancylostoma canium
Ancylostoma braziliense (cutaneous larva migrans)
Ancylostoma duodenale  Hookworm
Angiostrongylus cantonensis
Angiostrongylus costaricensis
Anisakis simplex
Ascaris lumbricoides Roundworm 1
Babesia divergens
Babesia microti
Balamuthia mandrillaris
Balantidium coli (Balantidiasis)
Baylisascaris procyonis
Blastocystis hominis
Borrelia duttoni (Tick-borne relasping fever)
Borrelia recurrentis (Louse-borne relapsing fever)
Brachiola spp
Brugia malayi (Malayan filariasis)
Brugia timori
Capillaria philippinensis (Capillariasis)
Chaga's disesase- American trypanosomiasis
Clonorchis sinensis (Oriental liver fluke)
Cordylobia anthropophaga (Tumbu fly)
Coxiella burnetti (Q fever)
Cryptosporidium parvum
Cyclops
Cyclospora cayetanensis
Dermatobia hominis
Dientameba fragilis
Dipetalonema perstans (Filariasis)
Diphyllobothrium latum (Fish tapeworm)
Dipylidium canium
Dracunculus medinensis (Guinea worm)
Echinococcus granulosus (Hydatid disease from livestock)
Echinococcus multilocularis (Hydatid disease from wild rodents)
Echinococcus vogeli
Echinostoma spp (Intestinal fluke)
Encephalitozoon hellem
Encephalitozoon intestinalis
Entameba dispar
Entameba  histolytica (amebic dysentery)
Enterobius vermicularis
Enterocytozoon bieneusi
Fasciola gigantica
Fasciola hepatica (sheep liver fluke)
Fasciolopsis buski (intestinal fluke)
Giardia intestinalis
Giardia lamblia (giardiasis)
Gnathostoma spinigerum
Heterophyes heterophyes (Intestinal fluke)
Hookworm
Hookworm Scanning EM
Hymenolepis dimunuta
Hymenolepis nana (dwarf tapeworm)
Isospora belli
Leishmania donovani complexi (visceral leshmaniasis)
Leishmania subgenus
  Leishmania donovani sensu stricto
  Leishmania infantum sensu stricto
  Leishmania chagasi
  Leishmania tropica
  Leishmania major
  Leishmania aethiopica
  Leishmania mexicana complex
  Leishmania amazonensis
 Leishmania Viannia subgenus
   Leishmania (V) braziliensis
   Leishmania (V) guyanensis
   Leishmania (V) panamensis
   Leishmania (V) periuviana
Loa loa (Loasis, filariasis)
Mansonella ozzardi
Mansonella perstans
Mansonella streptocerca
Metagonimus yokogawai (Intestinal fluke)
Microsporidium spp
Naegleria fowleri
Necator americanus (Hookworm)
Nosema spp
Onchocerca volvulus (Onchocerciasis)
Opisthorchis felineus (Oriental liver fluke)
Opisthorchis viverrini (Oriental liver fluke)
Paragonimus africanus
Paragonimus westermani (Paragonimiasis, lung fluke)
Pinworm
Plasmodium falciparum (Malaria)
Plasmodium malariae (Malaria)
Plasmodium ovale (Malaria)
Plasmodium vivax (Malaria)
Pleistophora spp
Pseudoterranova decipiens
Roundworm 1
Sarcocystis spp
Sarcoptes scabei (Scabies)
Schistosoma haematobium (Human schistosomiasis)
Schistosoma intercalatum (Human schistosomiasis)
Schistosoma japonicum (Katayama disease; Human schistosomiasis)
Schistosoma japonicum in stool
Schistosoma mansoni (Human schistosomiasis)
Schistosoma mekongi
Spirometra spp
Strongyloides fullŽborni
Strongyloides stercoralis (Strongyloidiasis)
Taenia multiceps
Taenia saginata (Beef tape worm)
Taenia serialis
Taenia solium (Pork tapeworm)
Tapeworm
Tapeworm Scanning EM
Ternidens deminutus (Hookworm like parasite)
Threadworm
Toxocara canis (Toxocariasis of dog)
Toxocara cati (Toxocariasis of cat)
Toxoplasma ghondi
Trachipleistophora spp
Trichinella britovi
Trichinella murrelli
Trichinella nativa
Trichinella nelsoni
Trichinella papuae
Trichinella pseudospiralis
Trichinella spiralis
Trichomonas vaginalis
Trichostrongylus spp
Trichuris trichiuria (Whipworm)
Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense (African trypanosomiasis)
Trypanosoma brucie gambiense (African trypanosomiasis)
Trypanosoma cruzi
Tumbu fly
Tunga penetrans (Chiggers)
Vittaforma spp
Wuchereria bancrofti (Filaria)

 

Parasites

These are organisms which relie on other organisms in order to feed themselves. Most are animals belonging to animal domain and they are in any of the following animal groups

Protozoans

Helminths

Nematodes

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