Bothriocephalus

Bothriocephalus

(both'rē-ō-sef'ă-lŭs),
A genus of pseudophyllid tapeworms with both plerocercoid and adult stages in fishes; rarely, if ever, seen as human infection.
[G. bothrion, dim. of bothros, pit or trench, + kephalē, head]

Bothriocephalus

/Both·rio·ceph·a·lus/ (both″re-o-sef´ah-lus) Diphyllobothrium.

Bothriocephalus

a genus of tapeworms in the order Pseudophyllidea. Occur, but appear to have little pathogenicity, in many wild fish. Includes B. acheilognathi (carp, goldfish).
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The exotic and highly pathogenic tapeworm Bothriocephalus acheilognathi has been collected from the intestine of G.
The Asian fish tapeworm Bothriocephalus acheilognathi: a potential threat to native freshwater fish species in Mexico.
1978 procyonis Biacetabulum Erimyzon sucetta Intestine Bangham & Venard, meridianum 1942 Parasite Host Species Location In/On Host Bothriocephalus Micopterus salmoides Intestine claviceps Capingens Carpiodes carpio Intestine singularis Corallobothrium Ictalurus anguilla Intestine fimbriatum C.
Herein, is provided the first report of the cestode, Bothriocephalus rarus, from this host.
In conclusion, it is noteworthy to mention two other members of the genus Bothriocephalus that have been previously reported to infect salamanders, namely B.
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Population dynamics of Bothriocephalus rarus (Cestoda) in Notophthalmus viridescens.
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Distribution de Bothriocephalus acheilognathi Yamaguti, 1934 (Cestoidea: Bothriocephalidae) en peces de Metztitlan, Hidalgo, Mexico.