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Cestodes IV. Cycle évolutif du Bothriocèphale

Cestodes IV. Cycle évolutif du Bothriocèphale

Description

Phylum Platyhelminthes
Class Cestoda
Diphyllobothrium latum
Heteroxenous parasite in the intestine of humans and mammals that feed on fish.
First intermediate host is a copepod crustacean (3a), second one is generally a fish.
Scolex and strobila of proglottids. Mature proglottid with uterus in the middle, laterally vitelline glands and follicular testes are evident (8).
Free-living ciliated oncosphere and subsequent larval stages (3-7).

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Subject


• Tavola didattica

Object languages:

French

Sources


• Cassettiera A - 4

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