family Schistosomatidae

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Related to family Schistosomatidae: Schistosomes, blood flukes, Swimmers itch
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: 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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nasale is a species of digenetic trematode in the family Schistosomatidae.
Flukes of the family Schistosomatidae are peculiar in that they mature in the blood vascular system of their definitive hosts and are dioecious.
japonica within the larger context of the family Schistosomatidae (24).