Triaenophorus

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Triaenophorus

a genus of tapeworms in the family Triaenophoridae.

Triaenophorus nodulosus
adults occur in pike and other predatory fish; intermediate hosts are first copepods, and second fish, especially trout. The plerocercoids in the trout tissues cause loss of value and liver damage may cause deaths.
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Seasonal occurrence and maturation of Triaenophorus nodulosus (Pallas, 1781) (Cestoda: Pseudophyllidea) in the pike Esox lucius L.