Cephalobaenida

Cephalobaenida

[‚sef·ə·lō′bēn·ə·də]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of the arthropod class Pentastomida composed of primitive forms with six-legged larvae.
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The group itself is divided into 2 orders, the more primitive Cephalobaenida and the more advanced Porocephalida.
serrata and by the members of the Cephalobaenida (pentastomes that infect birds).