Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Echinococcus is a tapeworm in its encysted, or resting stage. That of the well-known species Tcenia echinococcus of the dog had been described as a distinct genus and specimen, as Echinococcus veterinorum.

“Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.”
Colossians 3:12