amphistome

[ămfĭ-stōm′]

n.

Any trematode of the genus Paramphistomum.

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Examples from the Web for amphistome

Historical Examples of 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