A study of the epidermal structures of the miracidia of Calicophoron calicophorum (Fischoeder, 1901) Nasmark, 1937 and Paramphistomum microbothrium (Fischoeder, 1901)

Access full-text article here


Peer-Reviewed Research


A detailed study of the number and arrangement of papilla-like structures on the terebratorium was carried out; it is found that these can be used to differentiate between the miracidia of the two related species of Paramphistomidae, C. calicophorum and P. microbothrium.