Hymenolepis

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Hymenolepis

[‚hī·mə′näl·ə·pəs]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of tapeworms parasitic in humans, birds, and mammals.
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Hymenolepis microstoma (Cestoda: Hymenolepididae) in house mice (Mus musculus) from Lima, Peru
Estos roedores actuan como hospederos definitivos para Hymenolepis diminuta, Hymenolepis nana (=Rodentolepis nana) e Hymenolepis microstoma (Nkouawa et al.
Sequence divergence is evident among the evolutionarily distant species like Sarcophilus harrisii (Tasmanian devil), Xenopus laevis (African clawed frog), Western clawed frog, Latimeria chalumnae (West Indian Ocean coelacanth), Ctenopharyn godonidella (Grass carp), zebra fish, Hymenolepis microstoma (Rodent tapeworm).
The nature of the immune response of the mouse to the bile duct cestode, Hymenolepis microstoma. Parasitology 62:285-294.