[ ămfĭ-stōm′ ]


Any trematode of the genus Paramphistomum.
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Examples from the Web for amphistome

  • From a zoological point of view the most interesting fact connected with Lewiss amphistome is the existence of a gastric pouch.

    Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold