Rohde, Klaus Department of Zoology, University of New England, Armidale, New South Wales, Australia.
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A class of the phylum Platyhelminthes commonly referred to as tapeworms. All members of the Cestoda are endoparasites, usually in the digestive tract of vertebrates. See also: Parasitology; Platyhelminthes
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