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The proglottides are sexually complete individuals, derived from the scolex by budding.
The scolex is about the size of a pin-head, and is surrounded by four sucking discs, but has no hooklets (Fig. 96).
This vesicle, of a milky-white colour, and filled with liquid, is the scolex.
An acaris, the Trichodectes, lives in the hair of young dogs and harbours the scolex of this cestode.
We give a figure of the echinococcus of the pig, slightly magnified, and an isolated scolex (Figs. 55 and 56).