deutoscolex
see pseudoscolex proscolex.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • pseudoscolex — n. [Gr. pseudos, false; skolex, worm] (PLATYHELMINTHES: Cestoda) Distortion of the anterior proglottids into a holdfast where the true scolex is lost in early development; the deutoscolex …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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