genus Taenia


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Noun1.genus Taenia - type genus of the family Taeniidae: tapeworms
worm genus - a genus of worms
family Taeniidae, Taeniidae - a family of Cestoda
taenia - tapeworms parasitic in humans which uses the pig as its intermediate host
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An up-date ofVerster's (1969) 'Taxonomic revision of the genus Taenia Linnaeus' (Cestoda) in table format.
Gardner, "A phylogenetic hypothesis for species of the genus Taenia (Eucestoda: Taeniidae)," Journal of Parasitology, vol.