worm genus


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Noun1.worm genus - a genus of worms
animal kingdom, Animalia, kingdom Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
genus Sagitta - chief genus of Chaetognatha including the largest arrowworms
genus Spadella - marine worms resembling the sagittas but with a broader body and only one pair of lateral fins
Fasciola, genus Fasciola - a genus of Fasciolidae
Fasciolopsis, genus Fasciolopsis - a genus of Fasciolidae
genus Schistosoma, Schistosoma - type genus of the family Schistosomatidae: blood flukes
genus Echinococcus - tapeworms
genus Taenia - type genus of the family Taeniidae: tapeworms
Ascaris, genus Ascaris - type genus of the family Ascaridae: roundworms with a three-lipped mouth
Ascaridia, genus Ascaridia - roundworm having a preanal sucker
genus Tylenchus, Tylenchus - type genus of the family Tylenchidae
Dracunculus, genus Dracunculus - type genus of the family Dracunculidae
Branchiobdella, genus Branchiobdella - type genus of the Branchiobdellidae: a small worm that lives on the gills or surface of a crayfish attached by a sucker
genus Terebella, Terebella - type genus of Terebellidae; tube-forming marine polychete worms with many filamentous tentacles
genus Polycirrus, Polycirrus - genus of soft-bodied polychete marine worms
genus Hirudo, Hirudo - type genus of the family Hirudinidae
genus - (biology) taxonomic group containing one or more species