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Here you can see the Common informal names used for different Parasites.

#Parasites nameCommon name
1 Aelurostrongylus abstrusus Cat Lung worm
2 Amblyomma americanum Lone Star Tick
3 Ancylostoma duodenale Old world hook worm
4 Anisakis simplex Herringworm
5 Baylisascaris procyonis Raccoon Round worm
6 Cephalopina titillator Cephalopina titillator Camel nasal bot fly
7 Chabertia ovina Large mouthed bowel worm
8 Damalinia (Bovicola) bovis Cattle Biting Louse
9 Dioctophyma renale Giant kidney worm
10 Diphyllobothrium latum Fish tapeworm,Human broad tapeworm
11 Dirofilaria immitis Heart worm
12 Dracunculus medinensis Guinea worm,Medina worm,Serpent worm ,Dragon worm
13 Echinococcus granulosus Hydatid worm,Dog tapeworm
14 Enterobius vermicularis Pinworm,Seatworm
15 Fasciola hepatica Liver Fluke
16 Glossina spp Tsetse flies
17 Gongylonema Gongylonema Gullet worm
18 Haematobia spp Horn flies
19 Haematopinus eurysternus Short-nosed Cattle Louse
20 Haemonchus contortus Barber pole worm,Wire worm,Stomach worm
21 Hippobosca equina Forest Fly
22 Hymenolepis nana Dwarf Tapewprm
23 Hyostrongylus rubidus Red Stomach worm
24 Ixodes scapularis Blacklegged tick or Deer tick
25 Linognathus setosus Dog sucking louse
26 Linognathus vituli Long-Nosed Cattle Louse
27 Melophagus ovinus Sheep ked
28 Moniezia spp Milk Tapeworm
29 Musca autumnalis Face fly
30 Musca domestica House fly
31 Oestrus ovis Sheep nasal bot fly
32 Onchocerca volvulus Blinding filaria
33 Pseudoterranova decipiens Sealworm
34 Raillietina madagascariennsis Madagascar Tapeworm
35 Rhipicephalus sanguineus Brown dog tick
36 Skrjabinema ovis Sheep pinworm
37 Solenopotes capillatus Little blue Cattle Louse,
38 Stilesia spp Liver Tapeworm
39 Stomoxys calcitrans Stable flies
40 Strongyloides stercoralis Threadworm
41 Sulcascaris sulcata Loggerhead stomach worm
42 Taenia pisiformis Dog Tapeworm
43 Taenia saginata Beef Tapeworm
44 Taenia solium Pork Tapeworm
45 Thelazia Eye worm
46 Thysaniezia spp Serrated Tapeworm
47 Thysanosoma actinoides Fringed Tapeworm
48 Trichinella spiralis Porkworm
49 Trichodectes canis Dog biting louse
50 Trichomosoides crassicauda Bladder threadworm
51 Trichuris trichiura Whipworm