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1

Enterobius vermicularis

Pinworm/Seatworm/Social worm/Society worm

2

Trichuris trichiura

Whipworm

3

Capillaria philippinensis

Pudoc worm

4

Necator americanus

American hookworm/New world hookworm/Ameriacan murderer

5

Ancylostoma duodenale

Old world hookworm

6

Ancylostoma braziliense

Cat hookworm

7

Ancylostoma caninum

Dog hookworm

8

Strongyloides stercoralis

Threadworm

9

Trichinella spiralis

Muscle worm

10

Loa loa

Eye worm

11

Onchocerca volvulus

Blinding worm

12

Dirofilaria immitis

Dog heartworm

13

Dracunculus medinensis

Guinea worm/Fiery serpent of the Israelites/Medina worm/Dragon worm/Serpent

14

Angiostrongylus cantonensis

Rat lungworm

15

Ascaris lumbricoides

Giant intestinal roundworm

16

Anisakis

Herring's worm