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Noun1.Taeniidae - a family of Cestoda
worm family - a family of worms
Cestoda, class Cestoda - tapeworms
genus Echinococcus - tapeworms
genus Taenia - type genus of the family Taeniidae: tapeworms
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asiatica Eom et Rim 1993, is one of the most recently described taeniid species.
Exogenous proliferation in a larval taeniid (Cestoda: Cyclophyllidea) obtained from the body cavity of Peruvian rodents.
taeniid and hymenolepidid cestodes, became prevalent (42).
Traditionally, scientists believed that about 10,000 years ago--coincidental with the domestication of intermediate hosts such as cattle, swine, and companion carnivores like dogs--three species of taeniid tapeworms became associated with humans," Hoberg says.
H = hookworms(Ancylostoma and Uncinaria spp); W = whipworms (Trichuis vulpis); T = Taeniid tapeworms; D = Flea Tapeworms (Dipylidium canimum); E = Echinococcus granulosus
Identification of taeniid eggs in the faeces from carnivores based on multiplex PCR using targets in mitochondrial DNA.
Cystic echinococcosis (CE) is a zoonotic disease caused by the taeniid tapeworm Echinococcus granulosus sensu lato (1).
We describe the identification of a previously genetically uncharacterized species within the newly proposed Taeniid (Cestoda) genus Versteria (1), which caused fatal metacestode infection in a captive juvenile Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus).
The 3 coproantigen-positive feces samples did not contain taeniid eggs.
a taeniid cestode from Tibetan fox and plateau pike in China.
Further, 2 of 34 dogs from rural areas in the southwestem part of Lithuania shed taeniid eggs in feces that were positive for E.