Tape worms live in the intestine of vertebrate, host, including man. It attaches itself to the walls of intestine.
Shape : their bodies are long and ribbon like and divided into series of segments.
Head : the anterior end of the body is some what rounded and head like.
Suckers : the head is provided with four suckers and rings of minut hooks which help them to attach with their host.
Digestive system: tape worm lacks digestive system, mouth and anus.
Nutrition : it absorbs the digestive food of its host through its body.
Reproduction : every segment has a set of male and female reproductive organs,