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taenia

[′tē·nē·ə]
(anatomy)
A ribbon-shaped band of nerve fibers or muscle.

taenia, tenia

taenia
A narrow raised band or fillet, particularly the topmost member of the Doric architrave. Also see order.
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Rattus norvegicus como indicador de la circulacion de Capillaria hepatica y Taenia taeniaeformis en la Plaza Minorista de Medellin, Colombia.
N) Onchocerca cervicalis (N) Oxyuris equi (N) Parascaris equorum (N) Setaria equina (N) Strongylus edentatus (N) Strongylus equinus (N) Strongylus vulgaris (N) Triodontophorus tenuicollis (N) Felis catus Amphimerus costarricensis * (D) Ancylostoma caninum (N) Dipylidium caninum (N) Paragonimus mexicanus (D) Taenia taeniaeformis (C) Toxocara mystax (N) Felis concolor Echinococcus oligarthrus (C) Felis pardalis Lagochilascaris sp.
This is the case of the cosmopolitan Taenia taeniaeformis Batsch, 1786 (Cestoda: Cyclophyllidea) whose adult stages parasitize the small intestine of felids, viverrids, and canids including domestic dogs and mainly domestic cats (Miyasaki, 1991; Loos-Frank, 2000).