proscolex


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pro·sco·lex

(prō-skō'leks),
Seldom used term for the embryonic form of a tapeworm.
[pro- + G. skōlēx, a worm]
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proscolex

the inverted SCOLEX inside the CYSTICERCUS.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005