Anatomy of the cerebral ganglion in Oligacanthorhynchus tortuosa (Acanthocephala) from the opossum (Didelphis virginiana).

@article{Dunagan1981AnatomyOT,
  title={Anatomy of the cerebral ganglion in Oligacanthorhynchus tortuosa (Acanthocephala) from the opossum (Didelphis virginiana).},
  author={T. T. Dunagan and Donald M. Miller},
  journal={The Journal of parasitology},
  year={1981},
  volume={67 6},
  pages={881-5}
}
The anatomy of the cerebral ganglion from Oligacanthorhynchus tortuosa (Acanthocephala) resembles that previously described for large acanthocepalans from mammals. The cell population was equally distributed between each half of the ganglion, there were 38 cells on each side with seven cells centrally located. The core of the ganglion or neuropile occupied… CONTINUE READING