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Mediorhynchus robustus  Van Cleave, 1916
Taxonomic Serial No.: 196551

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Mediorhynchus garruli Yamaguti, 1939
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             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 robustus Van Cleave, 1916  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Mediorhynchus robustus   
  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   
  Reference for: Mediorhynchus robustus   
  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: Mediorhynchus robustus   
  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   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1896-1851   
  Reference for: Mediorhynchus robustus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Van Cleave, H. J.   
  Publication Date: 1918   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Acanthocephala of North American Birds   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Transactions of the American Microscopical Society, vol. 37, no. 1   
  Page(s): 19-47   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0003-0023   
  Notes: DOI: 10.2307/3221445; Available online at   
  Reference for: Mediorhynchus robustus   

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