bothria


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both·ri·a

(both'rē-ă),
Plural of bothrium.

bothria

two longitudinal grooves on the scolex of the cestode Diphyllobothrium spp.
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Excysted plerocercoids are relatively large (total length of 4-22 mm), and their anterior end (future scolex) possesses distinct bothria measuring 0.
Single trichobothrium on metatarsi, 2-4 on tibiae; bothria well developed with smooth posterior hood.
Single trichobothrium on metatarsi, 2 or 3 on tibiae; bothria well developed with smooth posterior hood.