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Oligacanthorhynchus  Travassos, 1915
Taxonomic Serial No.: 196653

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Echinopardalis Travassos, 1918
    Hamanniella Travassos, 1915
    Pardalis Travassos, 1917
    Travassosia Meyer, 1931
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumAcanthocephala Rudolphi, 1802 – spiny-headed worms, acantocéfalo, thorny-headed worms  
                ClassArchiacanthocephala Meyer, 1931  
                   OrderOligacanthorhynchida Petrochenko, 1956  
                      FamilyOligacanthorhynchidae Southwell and Macfie, 1925  
                         GenusOligacanthorhynchus Travassos, 1915  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus aenigma (Reichensperger, 1922)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus atratus (Meyer, 1931)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus bangalorensis (Pujatti, 1951)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus carinii (Travassos, 1917)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus cati (Gupta and Lata, 1967)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus circumflexus (Molin, 1858)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus citilli (Rudolphi, 1806)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus compressus (Rudolphi, 1802)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus decrescens (Meyer, 1931)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus erinacei (Rudolphi, 1793)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus hamatus (von Linstow, 1897)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus iheringi Travassos, 1917  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus indicus Rengaraju and Das, 1981  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus kamtschaticus Hokhlova, 1966  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus lagenaeformis (Westrumb, 1821)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus lamasi (Freitas and Costa, 1964)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus lerouxi (Bisseru, 1956)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus major (Machado-Filho, 1963)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus manifestus (Leidy, 1851)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus mariemily (Tadros, 1969)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus microcephala (Rudolphi, 1819)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus minor Machado-Filho, 1964  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus oligacanthus (Rudolphi, 1819)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus oti Machado-Filho, 1964  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus pardalis (Westrumb, 1821)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus ricinoides (Rudolphi, 1808)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus shillongensis (Sen and Chauhan, 1972)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus spira (Diesing, 1851)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus taenioides (Diesing, 1851)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus thumbi Haffner, 1939  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus tortuosus (Leidy, 1850)  
                            Species Oligacanthorhynchus tumidus (Van Cleave, 1947)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Oligacanthorhynchus   
  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: Oligacanthorhynchus   
  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: Oligacanthorhynchus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Golvan, Y. J.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title: Nomenclature of the Acanthocephala   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Research and Reviews in Parasitology, vol. 54, no. 3   
  Page(s): 135-25   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1133-8466   
  Reference for: Oligacanthorhynchus   

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