Definition of Bladder worm

1. Noun. Encysted saclike larva of the tapeworm.

Group relationships: Phylum Platyhelminthes, Platyhelminthes
Generic synonyms: Larva



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bladder Worm

bladder fistula
bladder fucus
bladder infection
bladder inflammation
bladder ketmia
bladder neoplasms
bladder outlet obstruction
bladder pain
bladder polyp
bladder reflex
bladder rhabdomyosarcoma
bladder schistosomiasis
bladder senna
bladder sphincter
bladder stone
bladder worm (current term)
bladdered
bladderful
bladderfuls
bladderless
bladderlike
bladdernose
bladdernut
bladdernut family
bladdernuts
bladderpod
bladders
bladdersful
bladderworm
bladderwort

Literary usage of Bladder worm

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"While the distribution of both parasite and bladder-worm is as broad as that of the ... This bladder-worm dcv in a vCt')' large number of hosts and peon :u ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... forming a quantity of Huid which fills the centre of the bladder-worm. ... which gives rise to the bladder-worm ; (2) the scolex, which develops the ..."

3. The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley by Thomas Henry Huxley, Michael Foster, Edwin Ray Lankester (1898)
"81, he has already directed the attention of observers to these points : "' Whoso will consider the above description of the true bladder- worm will not ..."

4. Fresh-water Biology by Henry Baldwin Ward, George Chandler Whipple (1918)
"These are most marked in the bladder-worm ces- todes. ... Certain cestodes have aquatic larvae and others bladder-worm stages in aquatic invertebrates, ..."

5. Handbook of meat inspection by Robert Ostertag, Earley Vernon Wilcox (1907)
"(b) Hog bladder worm (Cysticercus Celluloses). NATURE. ... between the muscle fibers, the hog measle worm is given the name " connective tissue bladder worm ..."

6. A treatise on zoology. by E. Ray Lankester (1901)
"Von Siebold, on the other hand, had put forward the theory that the bladder-worm is some stage in the history of a tapeworm which has gone astray in the ..."

7. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"While the distribution of both parasite and bladder-worm is as broad as that of the ... This bladder-worm dcv in a vCt')' large number of hosts and peon :u ..."

8. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... forming a quantity of Huid which fills the centre of the bladder-worm. ... which gives rise to the bladder-worm ; (2) the scolex, which develops the ..."

9. The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley by Thomas Henry Huxley, Michael Foster, Edwin Ray Lankester (1898)
"81, he has already directed the attention of observers to these points : "' Whoso will consider the above description of the true bladder- worm will not ..."

10. Fresh-water Biology by Henry Baldwin Ward, George Chandler Whipple (1918)
"These are most marked in the bladder-worm ces- todes. ... Certain cestodes have aquatic larvae and others bladder-worm stages in aquatic invertebrates, ..."

11. Handbook of meat inspection by Robert Ostertag, Earley Vernon Wilcox (1907)
"(b) Hog bladder worm (Cysticercus Celluloses). NATURE. ... between the muscle fibers, the hog measle worm is given the name " connective tissue bladder worm ..."

12. A treatise on zoology. by E. Ray Lankester (1901)
"Von Siebold, on the other hand, had put forward the theory that the bladder-worm is some stage in the history of a tapeworm which has gone astray in the ..."

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