Scientific name of beef and pork worm?
Trichinella spiralis = pork worm
Taenia saginata = beef tape worm
Contrary to the incorrect/incomplete answer below, the correct scientific name for the common tapeworm from pork is Taenia solium. The tapeworm commonly contracted from beef is T. saginata and that from fish, Diphyllobothrium latum. Hymenolepis diminuta is the tapeworm species associated with rats, and is far less common in humans, especially this sin hygienic environments. Hymenolepis diminuta -D = The scientific name for tape worm is Cestode.