"Pentastomida" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A subclass of CRUSTACEA comprising the tongue worms which are obligatory parasites of reptiles, birds, and mammals including humans.
- Tongue Worms
- Tongue Worm
- Worm, Tongue
- Worms, Tongue
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pentastomida" by people in Profiles.
Walhout AJ. Genetic adaptation to diet preserves longevity. Cell Metab. 2014 Feb 04; 19(2):177-8.