Cyclophyllidea


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Cyclophyllidea

important order of cestodes in the class Cestoda, parasitic in birds and mammals.
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1985; Justine, 1991b) and in the Eucestoda (except in the Cyclophyllidea and Tetrabothriidea, which have spiralled cortical microtubules; Levron et al.
Dipylidium caninum belongs to the class Cestoda and the order Cyclophyllidea.
Cestodes have two orders that infect humans: Cyclophyllidea (have a scolex with four suckers) and Pseudophyllidea (have a scolex with two opposing sucking grooves).
Contributions to the phylogeny of the Cyclophyllidea (Cestoda) inferred from mitochondrial 12S rDNA.