microcercous cercaria

microcercous cercaria

[¦mi·krō¦sər·kəs sər′kar·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A cercaria with a very short broad tail.
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Say) is an intermediate host for this trematode, although two other snails, Triodopsis albolabris (Say) and Haplotrema concavum (Say), may serve as secondary intermediate hosts to the microcercous cercaria as well as A.