Cestoidea


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Cestoidea

[se′stȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
The tapeworms, endoparasites composing a class of the phylum Platyhelminthes.
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1993) Trematoda Brachycoelium Texas 4/12 (33%) This report salamandrae Cestoidea Cylindrotaenia Arkansas 10/37 (27%) McAllister et al.
Host/Parasite Location in host Prevalence (a) Intensity (b) Scaphiopus hurterii Protista Protoopalina rectum 3/14 (21%) (b) mitotica Nyctotherus rectum 3/14 (21%) (b) cordiformis Cestoidea Mesocestoides liver, coelom, 3/14 (21%) (b) lineatus mesenteries Nematoda Cosmocercoides rectum 1/14 (7%) 8 [+ or -] - variabilis Oswaldocruzia small intestine 4/14 (29%) 3.