Gland cells and encystment ofPhilophthalmus burrili cercariae

  title={Gland cells and encystment ofPhilophthalmus burrili cercariae},
  author={Michael J. Howell},
  journal={Zeitschrift f{\"u}r Parasitenkunde},
Six types of gland cells have been characterised histochemically in developing cercariae ofPhilophthalmus burrili: basic protein cells; acid mucopolysaccharide cells; mucoprotein cells; ventrolateral and tail sucker cells, which contain mucoprotein; tail parenchyma cells, which contain acid mucopolysaccharide. Before cercariae leave the redia, the basic… CONTINUE READING