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n. pl. cer·car·i·ae (-ē-ē′) or cer·car·i·as
A larva of a trematode, which develops from a sporocyst or a redia.

[New Latin cercāria : Greek kerkos, tail + -āria, feminine of Latin -ārius, -ary.]

cer·car′i·al adj.
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Adj.1.cercarial - of or relating to cercaria
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2013); the cercarial emergence eventually plateaus at an optimum temperature threshold range before declining as temperatures reach high levels (Morley & Lewis 2013).
At resting position, cercarial body and tail stem remain aligned in a straight line and furcae spread at an angle of approximately 90[degrees] (Fig.
After complete cercarial examination, snails were treated with 10% sodium hypochlorite and dried in sunlight.
Schistosomes causing Cercarial dermatitis(swimmer's itch), Coccidia and Sarcocystis are transmit through cranes, owls, ducks, waterfowls, cowbirds, andmallards.
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On locating the snail, the miracidium penetrates it and undergoes asexual reproduction to produce multicellular sporocytes which develop to cercarial larvae having embryonic suckers as well as a two-branched tail.
When other causes of infectious dysesthesias --such as scabies, cercarial dermatitis, and cutaneous larva migrans--are excluded by physical examination or skin biopsy, and no treatable dermatoses are diagnosed, this condition is called delusional infestation, formerly delusional parasitosis.
Cercarial output by snails is a key component of the transmission success of trematods (Erasmus 1972; Galaktionov and Dorrovolskij 2003).
At this time, parasite development had not yet reached the cercarial shedding stage.