• Definition for "plerocercoid"
    • The infective larva of some tapeworms, described as…
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  • Sentence for "plerocercoid"
    • The plerocercoid develops into an adult…
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plerocercoid definition

  • noun:
    • The infective larva of some tapeworms, described as its solid elongated body.
    • the past larval form found in the second intermediate host of several Cestoda with aquatic life rounds.
    • The solid elongate larva, without any bladder, of some cestodes, as Bothriocephalus latus, an intestinal parasite present in guy while the dog. Compare plerocestoid.
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