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Hymenolepis diminuta (Rudolphi, 1819) (Rat Tapeworm)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Hymenolepis diminuta (Rat Tapeworm)

Suggested Literature

Hymenolepis diminuta may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
PLATYHELMINTHES
(flatworms, tapeworms, flukes)
CESTODA
(tapeworms)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Hymenolepis diminuta is associated with:

larva Insecta - true insects larva endoparasitises larva Avery, R.A., 1974
larva Insecta - true insects larva endoparasitises adult Avery, R.A., 1974
larva Tenebrio - mealworm beetles (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) larva endoparasitises larva Avery, R.A., 1974
larva Tribolium confusum - Flour Beetle, Confused Flour Beetle (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) larva endoparasitises adult Avery, R.A., 1974
larva Pyralis farinalis - Meal Moth (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) larva endoparasitises larva Avery, R.A., 1974
larva Nosopsyllus (Nosopsyllus) fasciatus - Rat Flea, A Rat Flea (Siphonaptera: Ceratophyllidae) larva endoparasitises larva Avery, R.A., 1974
tapeworm Rattus - rats, rat spp. (Rodentia: Muridae) tapeworm endoparasitises small intestine Avery, R.A., 1974

Associated with Hymenolepis diminuta:

Hymenolepis diminuta may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)

References

Avery, R.A., 1974 Identification of Animal Parasites
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