Wuchereria bancrofti, 100x

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Microfilariae of Wuchereria bancrofti (filarial worms, phylum Nematoda, class Secernentea) one of the causative agents of Elephantiasis (lymphatic filariasis).  Two worms can be seen in this stained blood smear.  Seen at approximately 100x magnification.
Microfilariae of Wuchereria bancrofti (filarial worms, phylum Nematoda, class Secernentea) one of the causative agents of Elephantiasis (lymphatic filariasis). Two worms can be seen in this stained blood smear. Seen at approximately 100x magnification.
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Keywords:
  • Elephantiasis
  • Marc Perkins
  • Nematoda
  • Nematode
  • OCC
  • Secernentea
  • Wuchereria bancrofti
  • animal
  • blood
  • microfilariae
  • microscope
  • preserved
  • slide
  • stained
  • zoology