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- proper n. A taxonomic class within the phylum Platyhelminthes — the cestode parasites.
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- proper n. A subclass of parasitic worms of the class Cestoidea. In some classifications, it is not differentiated from the parent class.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as Cestoidea.
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- n. tapeworms
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Phylogeography of the circumpolar '' Paranoplocephala arctica '' species complex (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) parasitizing collared lemmings ( '' Dicrostonyx '' spp.).
Molecular and morphological evidence for multiple species within Paranoplocephala omphalodes (Hermann, 1783) (Cestoda: Anoplocephalidae) in Microtus-voles (Arvicolinae).
Echinococcus granulosus Cestoda: Taeniidae infections and moose-wolf population dynamics in southwestern Quebec.
The relationship between infectivity of Schistocephalus solidus Cestoda and anti-predator behavior of its intermediate host, the three-spined stickleback, Gasterosteus aculeatus.
We examine platyhelminth genomes and transcriptomes and find that all platyhelminth parasites (from classes Cestoda and Trematoda) conform to a biochemical scenario involving, exclusively, a selenium-dependent linked thioredoxin-glutathione system having TGR as a central redox hub.
Class Cestoda (paracitic flatworms), commonly known as the tapeworms consists of long (6m or 20 ft.), soft-bodied, legless invertebrates with bilateral symmetry.
Class Cestoda (paracitic flatworms), commonly known as the tapeworms consists of long (6m or