Monopisthocotylea

Monopisthocotylea

[‚män·ə‚fis·thə‚käd·əl′ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of trematode worms in the subclass Pectobothridia.
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The results obtained in this study could be explained based on the heterogeneity of the gill system, the ventilation of current flow, the model of gills colonization by the oncomiracidiums of the Monopisthocotylea.
The present investigation carried out basically with ecological indexes was aimed to study the monthly colonization of the various gill arches of Oreochromis niloticus (Linne, 1758) by four monopisthocotylea monogenean species.