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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granulosus); parte del phylum Platyhelminthes, clase Cestoda; subclase Eucestoda, orden Cyclophyllidea, familia Taeniidae, genero Echinococcus (Romig et al., 2015).
(larva) 8.65 Bullock, 1957 Cestoda Monticellia spinulifera 57.69 * (metacestode) Woodland, 1935 Digenea Dadaytrema oxycephala (Diesing, 5.76 1936) Nematoda Contracaecum sp.
In total, 47 % of all samples contained stages of endoparasites from various parasite classes (Protozoa, Cestoda, Trematoda and Nematoda) and 12 % pseudoparasites such as Acari (e.
Six birds were infected with coccidia (55%), 2 birds with Knemidocoptes species (18%), 2 birds with Sternostoma tracheacolum (18%), and single birds with Trichomonas species, Ascaridia species, and cestoda (9% each).
(Cestoda: Diphyllobothriidae): revised identification of Japanese broad tapeworm.
Hymenolepis microstoma (Cestoda: Hymenolepididae) in house mice (Mus musculus) from Lima, Peru
Intestinal helminths of some Nile fishes near Cairo, Egypt, with redescriptions of Camallanus kirandensis Baylis, 1928 (Nematoda) and Bothriocephalus aegyptiacus Rysavy, 1975 (Cestoda).
In total, the following 13 metazoan parasite species were found: 2 monogenea (Gyrodactylus proterorhini and Gyrodactylus sp.) 6 digenean metacercariae (Tylodelphys clavata, Diplostomum spathaceum, Apatemon gracilis, Posthodiplostomum sp., Ascocotyle sp., and Echinostoma sp.), 1 cestoda (Bothriocephalus acheilognathi), 3 nematodes (Spiroxys contortus, Eustrongylides excisus, and Contraceacum rudolphii), and 1 arthropoda Ergasilus (sieboldi).
The class Cestoda includes important zoonotic parasites of the family Taeniidae like Echinococcus sp.
Taenia taeniformis larvae (Strobilocercus fasciolaris) (Cestoda: cyclophyllidea) from commensal rodents in Argentina: Potential sanitary risk