The Differences Between Tapeworms and Roundworms

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What are the differences between tapeworms (flatworms) and roundworms (ascaris worms)? The difference list.

The Life Cycle Of Flatworms (Tapeworm)
Round Worms and The Life Cycle of the Ascaris

TAPEWORM ASCARIS WORM
1. The eggs pass out in waste materials 1. The eggs pass out in waste material
2. The eggs are eaten by a cow or a Pig 2. The eggs are eaten by man
3. The tapeworm is a hermaphrodite 3. The sexes are separate, male and female
4. The early stages occur in cows or pigs 4. The larvae develop in the lungs of man
5. The bladder cyst is swallowed in raw or improperly cooked meat 5. The larvae come to the throat from the lungs and are reswallowed
6. The adult worms live in the intestine 6. The adult worms live in the small intestine
7. The worm attaches itself to the intestine 7. The worms live freely in the small intestine
8. The person may loose weight and feel tired 8. Bleeding from the lungs occurs
9. The adult worm may grow to a length of 1 m. 9. The length of the animal is 15-20 .cm
10. The body is made of flat segments 10. The body is round and  muscular. It is not segmented.
»  11. It needs two hosts to complete its life cycle 11. It needs only one host to complete its life cycle
12. It is a parasite 12. It is a parasite

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