Porocephalus(redirected from Porocephalus clavatus, Porocephalus crotali, Porocephalus subulifer)
A genus of tongue worms of the family Porocephalidae, of which the adult worms or larvae cause porocephaliasis in a number of animal species, including humans.
[G. poros, pore, + kephalē, head]
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a genus of helminthoid arthropods. The species parasitic in humans have been assigned to other genera.See: Armillifer
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