ⓘ List of parasitic organisms. Cordyceps Gymnosporangium and other rusts Pyrenophora teres ..


ⓘ List of parasitic organisms

  • Cordyceps
  • Gymnosporangium and other rusts
  • Pyrenophora teres

1. Ectoparasites


  • Acari
  • Varroa destructor
  • Tsetse fly
  • Bed bugs
  • Calyptra vampire moths
  • Lipoptena
  • Culicidae mosquitoes
  • Hippoboscoidea
  • Melophagus ovinus, sheep keds and relatives
  • Cymothoa exigua
  • Human botfly
  • Oestridae bot flies
  • Cuterebra fontinella mouse botfly
  • Head louse
  • Crab louse
  • Phthiraptera Lice
  • Phlebotominae sand flies
  • Body louse
  • Sacculina
  • Tantulocarida
  • Tabanidae horse flies
  • Pea crab
  • Triatominae
  • Siphonaptera fleas


Monogeneans are flatworms, generally ectoparasites on fish.

  • Protocotyle euzetmaillardi
  • Lethacotyle vera
  • Calydiscoides euzeti
  • Pseudorhabdosynochus spp.


  • False cleanerfish
  • Lampreys
  • Vampire finch
  • Male Deep sea anglers
  • Cowbird brood parasite
  • Vampire bat
  • Cuckoo brood parasite
  • Hood mockingbird
  • Snubnosed eel
  • Candiru vampire fish of Brazil, a facultative parasite
  • Oxpeckers cleaning symbiosis
  • Cookiecutter shark
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