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Porrorchis  Fukui, 1929
Taxonomic Serial No.: 197747

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Pseudoporrochis Joyeux and Baer, 1935
    Pseudoporrorchis Joyeux and Baer, 1935
  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  
                   OrderPolymorphida Petrochenko, 1956  
                      FamilyPlagiorhynchidae Meyer, 1931  
                         SubfamilyPorrorchinae Golvan, 1956  
                            GenusPorrorchis Fukui, 1929  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Porrorchis aruensis Smales, 2010  
                               Species Porrorchis bazae (Southwell and Macfie, 1925)  
                               Species Porrorchis brevicanthus (Das, 1949)  
                               Species Porrorchis centropi (Porta, 1910)  
                               Species Porrorchis centropusi (Tubangui, 1933)  
                               Species Porrorchis chauhani Gupta and Fatma, 1986  
                               Species Porrorchis crocidurai Gupta and Fatma, 1986  
                               Species Porrorchis elongatus Fukui, 1929  
                               Species Porrorchis heckmanni Bilqees, Khan, Khatoon and Khatoon, 2007  
                               Species Porrorchis herpistis Bhattacharya, 2007  
                               Species Porrorchis houdemeri (Joyeux and Baer, 1935)  
                               Species Porrorchis hydromuris (Edmonds, 1957)  
                               Species Porrorchis hylae (Johnston, 1914)  
                               Species Porrorchis indicus (Das, 1957)  
                               Species Porrorchis jonesae Muti-ur-Rahman, Khan, Khatoon and Bilqees, 2010  
                               Species Porrorchis keralensis George and Nadakal, 1984  
                               Species Porrorchis kinsellai Lisitsyna, Tkach and Bush, 2012  
                               Species Porrorchis leibyi Schmidt and Kuntz, 1967  
                               Species Porrorchis maxvachoni (Golvan and Brygoo, 1965)  
                               Species Porrorchis nickoli Salgado-Maldonado and Cruz-Reyes, 2002  
                               Species Porrorchis oti Yamaguti, 1939  
                               Species Porrorchis rotundatus (von Linstow, 1897)  
                               Species Porrorchis tyto Amin, Ha and Heckmann, 2008  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Porrorchis   
  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: Porrorchis   
  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: Porrorchis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bhattacharya, Subhendu Bikas  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook on Indian Acanthocephala   
  Page(s): 225   
  Publisher: Zoological Survey of India   
  Publication Place: Kolkata, India   
  ISBN/ISSN: 81-8171-138-6   
  Reference for: Porrorchis   

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