Fig. 18: Gravid Proglottis of
theTapeworm Taenia pisiformis (Cestode)
The gravid proglottids are basically segments containing a uterus filled with
ova and a genital pore for release of ova.
Microbiology Laboratory Manual by Gary E. Kaiser, PhD, Professor of Microbiology
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