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Noun1.Schistosomatidae - a family of Trematoda
worm family - a family of worms
class Trematoda, Trematoda - parasitic flatworms (including flukes)
genus Schistosoma, Schistosoma - type genus of the family Schistosomatidae: blood flukes
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japonicum are the three main parasitic helminths responsible for human schistosomiasis and belong to the class Trematoda and the subfamily Schistosomatidae. Whereas S.
Eine neue Dermatitiserregende Cercarie der Trematoden Familie Schistosomatidae aus Tropicorbis peregrinus (d'Orbigny) des Rio Quequen.
Such lesions have been associated in India with Schistosoma nasale, a species of digenetic trematode in the family Schistosomatidae. S.
KM226896; family Schistosomatidae), and an unidentified species of the Renicolidae family (GenBank accession no.
AND VASCONCELOS, S.D., 2005.Histopathology of Holochilus brasiliensis (Rodentia: Cricetidae) infected with Schistosoma mansoni (Schistosomatida: Schistosomatidae).
They are relevant to medical researchers because they are the putative immediate ancestors to the blood flukes that cause schistosomiasis (Schistosomatidae), a disease that debilitates millions of people annually.
Flukes of the family Schistosomatidae are peculiar in that they mature in the blood vascular system of their definitive hosts and are dioecious.
Heterobilharzia americana (Trematoda: Schistosomatidae) is a common North American mammalian blood fluke.