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Oligacanthorhynchidae  Southwell and Macfie, 1925
Taxonomic Serial No.: 64354

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Oligacanthorhynchidae Meyer, 1931
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                ClassArchiacanthocephala Meyer, 1931  
                   OrderOligacanthorhynchida Petrochenko, 1956  
                      FamilyOligacanthorhynchidae Southwell and Macfie, 1925  
    Direct Children:  
                         Genus Cucullanorhynchus Amin, Ha and Heckmann, 2008  
                         Genus Heptamegacanthus Spencer-Jones, 1990  
                         Genus Macracanthorhynchus Travassos, 1917  
                         Genus Multisentis Smales, 1997  
                         Genus Neoncicola Schmidt, 1972  
                         Genus Nephridiacanthus Meyer, 1931  
                         Genus Oligacanthorhynchus Travassos, 1915  
                         Genus Oncicola Travassos, 1916  
                         Genus Pachysentis Meyer, 1931  
                         Genus Paraprosthenorchis Amin, Ha and Heckmann, 2008  
                         Genus Prosthenorchis Travassos, 1915  
                         Genus Tchadorhynchus Troncy, 1970  

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

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Oligacanthorhynchidae Meyer, 1931 is a junior homonym of Oligacanthorhynchidae Southwell and Macfie, 1925  



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