Figure 86-5. Structure of nematodes.

Figure 86-5Structure of nematodes

(A) Female. (B) Male. Transverse sections through the midregion of the female worm (C) and through the esophageal region (D). (Modified from Lee DL: The Physiology of Nematodes. Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh, 1965, with permission.)

From: Chapter 86, Helminths: Structure, Classification, Growth, and Development

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