ID#: 5221
This photomicrograph reveals some of the ultrastructural details exhibited at the tail end of a Strongyloides filariform infective stage larvae on the left, and an unidentified hookworm on the right. Note the characteristic fork-shaped tip of the Strongyloides’ tail, which is a morphologic feature exhibited by this genus, when in its filariform stage of development.
High Resolution: Click here for hi-resolution image (6.43 MB)
Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. Mae Melvin
Creation Date: 1980
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
Skip Navigation Links.

Skip Navigation Links.
Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.