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Filisoma indicum  Van Cleave, 1928
Taxonomic Serial No.: 196883

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Filisoma hoogliensis Datta and Soota, 1962
  Common Name(s):    
  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  
                ClassPalaeacanthocephala Meyer, 1931  
                   OrderEchinorhynchida Southwell and Macfie, 1925  
                      FamilyCavisomidae Meyer, 1932  
                         GenusFilisoma Van Cleave, 1928  
                            SpeciesFilisoma indicum Van Cleave, 1928  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Filisoma indicum   
  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: Filisoma indicum   
  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: Filisoma indicum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Amin, Omar Mohamed, Richard Anderson Heckmann, and Nguyen Van Ha   
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: Acanthocephalans from fishes and amphibians in Vietnam, with descriptions of five new species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Parasite, vol. 21, no. 53   
  Page(s): 1-17   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1776-1042   
  Notes: DOI: 10.1051/parasite/2014052   
  Reference for: Filisoma indicum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Golvan, Yves J.   
  Publication Date: 1969   
  Article/Chapter Title: Systématique des Acanthocéphales (Acanthocephala Rudolphi, 1801) Premiere partie L'Ordre des Palaecanthocephala Meyer 1931 premiere fascicule la super-damille des Echinorhynchoidea (Cobbold, 1876) Golvan et Houin, 1963   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memoires du Museum National D'Histoire Naturelle, ser. A, vol. 57   
  Page(s): 291   
  Publisher: Museum National D'Histoire Naturelle   
  Publication Place: Paris   
  Reference for: Filisoma indicum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Monks, Scott   
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogeny of the Acanthocephala based on morphological characters   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematic Parasitology, vol. 48, no. 2   
  Page(s): 81-116   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0165-5752   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Filisoma indicum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Weaver, Haylee J., and Lesley R. Smales   
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: Filisoma filiformis n. sp. (Echinorhynchida: Cavisomidae), a New Species of Acanthocephala from Kyphosus spp. (Perciformes: Kyphosidae) from the South Pacific, and a Key to the Genus Filisoma   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Comparative Parasitology, vol. 80, no. 1   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1525-2647   
  Notes: doi: 10.1654/4571.1   
  Reference for: Filisoma indicum   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  






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