Dracunculus medinensis is a ...........that causes..........

Options :
  1. Cestode.......tape worm disease
  2. Trematode.........Snail fever
  3. Nematode.......Guinea worm disease
  4. None of the above


Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 3

Explanation:

Dracunculus medinensis is a nematode that causes guinea worm disease. Humans become infected by drinking unfiltered water containing copepods (small crustaceans) that have been infected with D. medinensis larvae.

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