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Acanthocephalus  Koelreuter, 1771
Taxonomic Serial No.: 64269

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Paracanthocephalus Achmerov and Dombrovskaja-Achmerova, 1941
  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  
                            GenusAcanthocephalus Koelreuter, 1771  
    Direct Children:  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus acutispinus Machado-Filho, 1968  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus acutulus Van Cleave, 1931  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus alabamensis Amin and Williams, 1983  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus amini Salgado-Maldonado, 2009  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus anguillae (Müller, 1780)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus anthuris (Dujardin, 1845)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus artatus Van Cleave, 1925  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus balkanicus Batchvoarov, 1974  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus clavula (Dujardin, 1845)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus correalimai Machado-Filho, 1970  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus criniae Snow, 1971  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus curtus (Achmerov and Dombrovskaja-Achmerova, 1941)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus dirus (Van Cleave, 1931)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus domerguei Golvan, Bygoo and Gassmann, 1972  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus echigoensis Fujita, 1920  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus falcatus (Frölich, 1789)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus fluviatilis Paperna, 1964  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus galaxii Hine, 1977  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus goaensis Jain and Gupta, 1981  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus gotoi Van Cleave, 1925  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus gracilacanthus Meyer, 1932  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus halongensis Amin and Ha, 2011  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus haranti Golvan and Oliver in Golvan, 1969  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus hastae Baylis, 1944  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus japonicus (Fukui and Morisita, 1936)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus kabulensis Datta and Soota, 1956  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus kashmirensis Datta, 1936  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus lizus Li, 1984  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus loktakensis Shomorendra, Ranibala and Jha, 2009  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus lucii (Müller, 1776)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus madagascariensis Golvan, 1965  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus manipurensis Bhattacharya, 2007  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus minor Yamaguti, 1935  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus nanus Van Cleave, 1925  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus nickoli Khan and Bilqees, 1994  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus opsariichthydis Yamaguti, 1935  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus parallelcementglandatus Amin, Heckmann and Ha, 2014  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus parallelotestis Achmerov and Dombrovskaja-Achmerova, 1941  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus pesteri Tadros, 1966  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus ranae (Schrank, 1788)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus rauschi (Schmidt, 1969)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus reunionensis Smales, Sasal and Taraschewski, 2007  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus rhinensis Amin, Thielen, Münderle, Taraschewski and Sures, 2008  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus saurius Bursey and Goldberg, 2003  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus serendibensis Crusz and Mills, 1970  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus sichuanensis Wang and Zhang, 1987  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus sinensis Van Cleave, 1937  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus srilankensis Crusz and Ching, 1976  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus tahlequahensis Oetinger and Buckner, 1976  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus tenuirostris (Achmerov and Dombrovskaja-Achmerova, 1941)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus tigrinae (Shipley, 1903)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus tumescens (von Linstow, 1896)  
                               SpeciesAcanthocephalus ula Lent and Santos, 1990  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Acanthocephalus   
  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: Acanthocephalus   
  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: Acanthocephalus   
  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: Acanthocephalus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Yamaguti, Satyu   
  Publication Date: 1963   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systema Helminthum, Volume V, Acanthocephala   
  Page(s): vii + 423   
  Publisher: Interscience Publishers, John Wiley & Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, London   
  Reference for: Acanthocephalus   

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