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Cestodes (tapeworms) 

Cestodes (tapeworms)
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Cestodes (tapeworms)
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Philippa C. Matthews

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198737773.003.0013
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Classification of cestodes

Dwarf tapeworm Hymenolepis nana

Fish tapeworm Diphyllobothrium latum

Beef/pork tapeworms Taenia saginata/T. solium

From Greek taenia: ribbon

Hydatid disease Echinococcus granulosus/E. multiocularis