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Profilicollis  Meyer, 1931
Taxonomic Serial No.: 993571

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Parafilicollis Petrochenko, 1956
    Falsifilicollis Webster, 1948
    Polymorphus (Profilicollis) Meyer, 1931
  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, acantocÚfalo, thorny-headed worms  
                ClassPalaeacanthocephala Meyer, 1931  
                   OrderPolymorphida Petrochenko, 1956  
                      FamilyPolymorphidae Meyer, 1931  
                         GenusProfilicollis Meyer, 1931  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Profilicollis altmani (Perry, 1942)  
                            Species Profilicollis antarcticus Zdzitowiecki, 1985  
                            Species Profilicollis arcticus (Van Cleave, 1920)  
                            Species Profilicollis botulus (Van Cleave, 1916)  
                            Species Profilicollis chasmagnathi (Holcman-Spector, Mane-Garzon and Dei-Cas, 1978)  
                            Species Profilicollis formosus (Schmidt and Kuntz, 1967)  
                            Species Profilicollis major (Lundstr÷m, 1942)  
                            Species Profilicollis novaezelandensis Brockerhoff and Smales, 2002  
                            Species Profilicollis sphaerocephalus (Bremser in Rudolphi, 1819)  

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  Reference for:    
  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: Profilicollis   
  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: Profilicollis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brockerhoff, A. M., and L. R. Smales  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Profilicollis novaezelandensis n. sp. (Polymorphidae) and two other acanthocephalan parasites from shore birds (Haematopodidae and Scolopacidae) in New Zealand, with records of two species in intertidal crabs (Decapoda: Grapsidae and Ocypodidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematic Parasitology, vol. 52, no. 1   
  Page(s): 55-65   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0165-5752   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Profilicollis   

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