It is caused by larval stage of Taenia multiceps
. The life cycle is commonly happening between dog and small ruminants.
Estas especies son: Taenia solium Linnaeus, 1758, Taenia saginata Goeze, 1782, Taenia hydatigena Pallas, 1766, Taenia multiceps
Leske, 1780, Hydatigera taeniaeformis (sin.
Favre [[double dagger], NR] Clitocybe multiceps
Peck [[dagger]] Clitocybe nebularis (Batsch) P.
Guo et al., "Complete mitochondrial genomes of Taenia multiceps
Gid (Taenia multiceps
) | The larvae of this worm invade the central nervous system, where they become known as Coenurus cerebralis.
As shown in table 1, 22 dogs were infected with Echinococcus granulosus [27.5%], 28 dogs with Taenia hydatigena [35%], 20 dogs with Taenia multiceps
[25%], 38 dogs with Dipylidium spp.
Kilgore (1969) found Taenia multiceps
in three subadult swift foxes from the panhandle of Oklahoma, and Criffield et al.
Human cestode infections Stage seen Species In man Common name Disease Taenia saginata Adult Beef tapeworm Rarely symptomatic Taenia solium Adult Pork tapeworm Rarely symptomatic Larva Cysticercosis Brain and tissue cysts Taenia multiceps
Larva Bladderworm, Brain and eye cysts coenurosis E.
A cenurose e uma doenca parasitaria cosmopolita e comum em ovinos (SHARMA & CHAUHAN, 2006) causada pela forma larval de Taenia (Multiceps
, denominada de Coenurus cerebralis (INNES & SAUNDERS, 1962).
has been reported from the Americas and parts of Europe and Africa; Ta.