Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Oncosphaera

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_2213
First larva (Fig. 1) of  Cestodes.  Eucestoda.
Oncosphaera, Fig. 1

Diagrammatic representation of an oncosphaera showing various cells, which differentiate later into the different tissues. G cells of genital organs, H hooks, N nucleus, NE nerve cells, S, SC subtegumental cells (= parenchymal cells), T tegumental cells

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany