Ten parasite species were identified after a study carried out on 125 swordfish from the Gulf of Guinea waters. The samples were taken between August and November 1997; 3 of the parasite species, Caligus coryphaenae, Pelichnibothrium speciossum, and Sphyriocephalus viridis were recorded for the first time on this host.
Parasites of Swordfish From the Gulf of Guinea
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J. A. Castro-Pampillón, H. Rodríguez-Domínguez, M. Soto-Búa, J. Mejuto-García, C. Arias-Fernández, J. M. García-Estévez; Parasites of Swordfish From the Gulf of Guinea. J Parasitol 1 February 2002; 88 (1): 188–189. doi: https://doi.org/10.1645/0022-3395(2002)088[0188:POSFTG]2.0.CO;2
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