[MORPHOLOGY]

Photo courtesy of CDC

The cercaria have long tails which are bifurcated at the end. The tegument is covered with a trilaminate plasma membrane, and on the outer surface with a glycocalyx, and is equipped with spines and sensory papillae.

Photo courtesy of CDC.

Photo courtesy of Cambridge University


[INCUBATION]


There is no incubation period in humans. For incubation period in intermediate hosts, refer to life cycle.


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