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Pseudoacanthocephalus  Petrochenko, 1956
Taxonomic Serial No.: 197145

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  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  
                ClassPalaeacanthocephala Meyer, 1931  
                   OrderEchinorhynchida Southwell and Macfie, 1925  
                      FamilyEchinorhynchidae Cobbold, 1876  
                         SubfamilyEchinorhynchinae Cobbold, 1876  
                            GenusPseudoacanthocephalus Petrochenko, 1956  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus betsileo Golvan, Houin and Bygoo, 1969  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus bigueti (Houin, Golvan and Bygoo, 1965)  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus bufonicola (Kostylew, 1941)  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus bufonis (Shipley, 1903)  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus caspanensis (Fernández and Ibarra Vidal, 1989)  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus caucasicus (Petrochenko, 1953)  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus coniformis Amin, Heckmann and Ha, 2014  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus elongatus (Van Cleave, 1937)  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus lutzi (Hamann, 1891)  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus nguyenthileae Amin, Ha and Heckmann, 2008  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus nickoli Tkach, Lisitsyna, Crossley, Binh and Bush, 2013  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus paratiensis Bhattacharya, 2000  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus perthensis Edmonds, 1971  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus rauschi Gupta and Fatma, 1986  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus reesei Bush, Duzynski and Nickol, 2009  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus rhampholeontos Smales, 2005  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus shillongensis Bhattacharya, 1999  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus smalesi Tkach, Lisitsyna, Crossley, Binh and Bush, 2013  
                               Species Pseudoacanthocephalus xenopeltidis (Shipley, 1903)  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pseudoacanthocephalus   
  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: Pseudoacanthocephalus   
  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: Pseudoacanthocephalus   
  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: Pseudoacanthocephalus   
  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: Pseudoacanthocephalus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Smales, Lesley R.  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Acanthocephalans of amphibians and reptiles (Anura and Squamata) from Ecuador, with the description of Pandosentis napoensis n. sp. (Neoechinorhynchidae) from Hyla fasciata   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 1445   
  Page(s): 49-56   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Pseudoacanthocephalus   

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