Currant-worm, <em>a</em>male and female adult and <em>b</em>larvae.

Currant Worm

Currant-worm, amale and female adult and blarvae.

The earthworm works through the ground by insinuating its pointed head between the grains of dirt, (Hooker, 1882).

Earthworm

The earthworm works through the ground by insinuating its pointed head between the grains of dirt, (Hooker,…

A cross sectional view of the Dicyemennea Eledones, a parasite, found in Eledone Moschata, or musky octopus.

Dicyemennea Eledones Worm Found in Kidney of Octopus

A cross sectional view of the Dicyemennea Eledones, a parasite, found in Eledone Moschata, or musky…

The liver fluke is a parasitic flatworm that lives in the liver of sheep.

Fluke

The liver fluke is a parasitic flatworm that lives in the liver of sheep.

Illustration showing different rhompalura gairdii flat worms. The left and the right worms are the female, and the middle is the full grown male.

Rhopalura Gairdii Flat Worm

Illustration showing different rhompalura gairdii flat worms. The left and the right worms are the female,…

A silkworm and a moth.

Silkworm

A silkworm and a moth.

Probably the most widely known of the flatworms are the tapeworms. These are parasites in the digestive tube of various vertebrates, including man.

Tapeworm

Probably the most widely known of the flatworms are the tapeworms. These are parasites in the digestive…

Tapeworms are parasites in the digestive tube of various vertebrates, including man. this is the much magnfied head.

Tapeworm

Tapeworms are parasites in the digestive tube of various vertebrates, including man. this is the much…

The most dangerous of the parasitic round-worms is Trichina. This is trichina encysted in human muscle.

Trichina

The most dangerous of the parasitic round-worms is Trichina. This is trichina encysted in human muscle.