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Rhadinorhynchus tenuicornis  (Linton, 1905)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 64345

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Dollfusentis chandleri Golvan, 1969
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - misapplied   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Rhadinorhynchus tenuicornis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Amin, Omar M.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: Classification of the Acanthocephala   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Folia Parasitologica, vol. 60, no. 4   
  Page(s): 273-305   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0015-5683   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Rhadinorhynchus tenuicornis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Amin, Omar M. / Crompton, D. W. T. and Brent B. Nickol  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title: Classification   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Biology of the Acanthocephala   
  Page(s): 27-72   
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press   
  Publication Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-521-24674-1   
  Reference for: Rhadinorhynchus tenuicornis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Amin, Omar, Richard Heckmann, and Nguyen Ha  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Description of two new species of Rhadinorhynchus (Acanthocephala, Rhadinorhynchidae) from marine fish in Halong Bay, Vietnam, with a key to species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Acta Parasitologica, vol. 56, no. 1   
  Page(s): 67-77   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1230-2821   
  Notes: doi: 10.2478/s11686-011-0004-3   
  Reference for: Rhadinorhynchus tenuicornis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Van Cleave, Harley J.  
  Publication Date: 1947   
  Article/Chapter Title: On the Occurence of the Acanthocephalan Genus Telosentis in North America   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Journal of Parasitology, vol. 33, no. 2   
  Page(s): 126-133   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Rhadinorhynchus tenuicornis   

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  Comment: All specimens that Edwin Linton identified as Echinorhynchus pristis in 1892 were incorrectly named, conflated with a European genus, including putative subspecies E. pristis tenuicornis, which is fundamentally different from Echinorhynchus (later Rhadinorhynchus) pristis and cannot be regarded as a variety of that species; in addition, the original material on which Linton based his description is unavailable for reexamination (van Cleave, 1947)  



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