unknown wormlike parasite

Steve J. Upton coccidia at ksu.edu
Mon Aug 25 09:14:37 EST 1997


Ginhu wrote:
> 
> Help!
> 
> Found small parasitic worms in bathroom tub.   The worms are about a
> quarter of an inch long and have two sucking mouth parts on stalk like
> structures.  The mouths have the usual attachment hooks.  They are
> segmented and do not appear flat or round -- somewhat oval xsection.
> What are they, does anyone out there know?


Ginhu,

Sounds like dipteran larvae to me.



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