The anterior organ of a tapeworm used for attachment to the host intestine. [ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BTO_0002305 http://tropmed.org/dictionary/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cestoda#Scolex ]

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Term information

definition
  • The anterior organ of a tapeworm used for attachment to the host intestine.
has related synonym
  • holdfast
  • holdfast organ
  • tapeworm head
id
  • UBERON:0015119