Cestoda


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Related to Cestoda: tapeworm, Taenia saginata
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Noun1.Cestoda - tapeworms
helminth, parasitic worm - worm that is parasitic on the intestines of vertebrates especially roundworms and tapeworms and flukes
cestode, tapeworm - ribbonlike flatworms that are parasitic in the intestines of humans and other vertebrates
family Taeniidae, Taeniidae - a family of Cestoda
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Later chapters are divided into sections on infections caused by protozoa, nematode, trematoda, and cestoda.
These were placed in 5 categories: Rickettsiales/Chlamydiales-like organisms (R/Ch), Trematoda, Ciliata, Cestoda, and neoplasia.
Dipylidium caninum belongs to the class Cestoda and the order Cyclophyllidea.
spinifera Arterial Byrd, 1939 System Cestoda Atriotaenia Procyon lotor Intestine Bafundo.
Os resultados obtidos indicam que os monogêneas foram 100% prevalentes e, entre os endohelmintos, alta prevalência de cestoda e nematoda, 91,18 e 58,82%, respectivamente, na amostra analisada (Figura 1).