Pacific Broad Tapeworm Adenocephalus pacificus as a Causative Agent of Globally Reemerging Diphyllobothriosis
Roman Kuchta , Marcus Enrique Serrano-Martínez, and Tomas Scholz
Author affiliations: Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, České Budějovice, Czech Republic (R. Kuchta, T. Scholz); Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Cayetano Heredia University, Lima, Peru (M.E. Serrano-Martínez)
Figure 3. Photomicrograph of plerocercoids of Adenocephalus pacificus from Sarda cholensis off Peru. A) Body cavity with encysted plerocercoid (arrow). B) Liberated plerocercoids under stereomicroscope. Scale bar indicates 1 mm. C) Whole mount of the plerocercoid. Scale bar indicates 2 mm.
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