Taeniarhynchus

Taeniarhynchus

(tē'nē-ă-ring'kŭs),
A genus established for the Taenia species having a rudimentary rostellum but lacking the rostellar hooklets typical of Taenia. The best known example is Taeniarhynchus saginatus, but the older name, Taenia saginata, is more commonly used.
[G. tainia, band, + rhynchos, snout]
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He speculated that a special species of the genus Taeniarhynchus (in his classification, Taenia spp.
Various features of the biology of a northern isolate of Taeniarhynchus saginatus Coeze, 1782 [in Russian].
La infeccion viral por EEV, es transmitida por mosquitos Aedes aegypti, taeniarhynchus (8), por miembros de la familia Culicidae y por dipteros nematoceros de la familia Simulidae; los roedores, burros, caballos, el ganado vacuno, murcielagos, posiblemente las aves y los perros, se consideran reservorios del virus de EEV (9).