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MICHAEL J. KLEIN, M.D. / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MICHAEL J. KLEIN, M.D. / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
This is the scolex (head end) of the pork tapeworm Taenia solium. The rostellum is identified by a double row of hooklets and there are four suckers plainly visible. Photographed at 100x in differential interference contrast.
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