CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoUNIVERSITY 1437/1/3/15
TitleSlide showing diagrammatic engraving of 'Tetrarhynchus reptans' in sunfish.
DateLate 19th - early 20th century
Extent1 slide
DescriptionSlide shows 9 individual engravings illustrating worms found in a sunfish.
Labels corresponding to each image reads, 'Fig. - Tetrarhynchus reptans. 1. Reduced figure of a sunfish showing the worms in situ; 2. head of a worm in its capsule; 3. taenioid scolex; 4. section of the immature strobile; 5. proboscis; 6. row of hooks; 7, 8. large and small hooks (magnified 260 diameters); 9. head of the scolex viewed from above. Original.'
Labelled at top of slide 'Parasites and their hosts'.
Small round sticker on upper right '32'.
Label at upper right corner, 'Laurie, London'.
Access StatusOpen
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