This study aims to determine the prevalence and the intensity of Anisakis from Mackarel Tuna (Euthynnus affinis). A total number of 180 of mackarel tuna were collected from Sendangbiru Fishing Auction Place, East Java, Indonesia. Fish were examined and observed for the Anisakis using a stereo microscope and a light microscope. The morphology of Anisakis were observed after colored by Semichen-acetic carmine and drawn by camera lucida. Anisakis simplex L3 were found in all of the fish sample with the predilection in the gastrointestinal and mesenterium of Mackarel Tuna. The prevalence of A. simplex is 7.5%, while the intensity is 1.7.
|Journal||IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science|
|Publication status||Published - 26 Feb 2021|
|Event||1st International Conference on Biotechnology and Food Sciences, INCOBIFS 2020 - Surabaya, Virtual, Indonesia|
Duration: 11 Sept 2020 → …