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Octospinifer rohitau  Zuberi and Farooqi, 1976
Taxonomic Serial No.: 198347

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Octospinifer rohitaii Zuberi and Farooqi, 1976
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - other, see comments   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Octospinifer rohitau   
  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: Octospinifer rohitau   

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  Comment: Octospinifer 'rohitaŘ' in Amin in Crompton and Nickol, 1985, is apparently a typo for octopinifer rohitaii, a species named after the fish in which it was found, Labeo rohita  



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