Figure 4. (Left) Life cycle of B.

Figure 4

(Left) Life cycle of B. malayi. Conventions are the same as those in Fig. 2; the shaded part indicates the portion of the cycle in the mosquito vector. (Right) The effects of filarial infection: elephantiasis of the lower leg (photograph courtesy of S. Williams). (Inset) Microfilariae (L1s) that circulate in the blood. Bar, 100 μm. (Photograph courtesy of B. Gregory.)

From: Section II, An Introduction to Some Nematode Parasites

Cover of C. elegans II
C. elegans II. 2nd edition.
Riddle DL, Blumenthal T, Meyer BJ, et al., editors.
Cold Spring Harbor (NY): Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press; 1997.
Copyright © 1997, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press.

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