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Mediorhynchus giganteus  Meyer, 1931
Taxonomic Serial No.: 196514

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Empodius giganteus (Meyer, 1931)
 
    Empodisma giganteus (Meyer, 1931)
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumPlatyzoa   
             PhylumAcanthocephala Rudolphi, 1802 – spiny-headed worms, acantocéfalo, thorny-headed worms  
                ClassArchiacanthocephala Meyer, 1931  
                   OrderGigantorhynchida Southwell and Macfie, 1925  
                      FamilyGiganthorhynchidae Hamann, 1892  
                         GenusMediorhynchus Van Cleave, 1916  
                            SpeciesMediorhynchus giganteus Meyer, 1931  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Mediorhynchus giganteus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0015-5683   
  Notes: Available online at http://folia.paru.cas.cz/   
  Reference for: Mediorhynchus giganteus   
       
  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   
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  Reference for: Mediorhynchus giganteus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): George, P. V., and A. M. Nadakal  
  Publication Date: 1984   
  Article/Chapter Title: Three new species of Acanthocephala (Gigantorhynchidea) from birds of Kerala   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Acta Parasitologica Polonica, vol. 29, no. 12   
  Page(s): 97-106   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1896-1851   
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  Reference for: Mediorhynchus giganteus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Marchand, Bernard, and Georges Vassilliades  
  Publication Date: 1982   
  Article/Chapter Title: Mediorhynchus mattei sp. n. (Acanthocephala, Giganthorhynchidae) from Tockus erythrorhynchus (Aves), the Red-beaked Hornbill, in West Africa   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Journal of Parasitology, vol. 68, no. 6   
  Page(s): 1142-1145   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-3395   
  Notes: DOI: 10.2307/3281107; available online at http://www.jstor.org/stable/3281107   
  Reference for: Mediorhynchus giganteus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Meyer, A.  
  Publication Date: 1931   
  Article/Chapter Title: Neue Acanthocephalen aus dem Berliner Museum   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologische Jahrbüchen Abteilung fur Systematik, Ökologie und Geographie der Tiere   
  Page(s): 53-108   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0044-5193   
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  Reference for: original description   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Africa  
       
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