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Metacanthocephalus rennicki  (Leiper and Atkinson, 1914)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 993806

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Echinorhynchus debenhami Leiper and Atkinson, 1914
    Leptorhynchoides debenhami (Leiper and Atkinson, 1914)
    Echinorhynchus rennicki Leiper and Atkinson, 1914
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumAcanthocephala Rudolphi, 1802 – spiny-headed worms, acantocéfalo, thorny-headed worms  
                ClassPalaeacanthocephala Meyer, 1931  
                   OrderEchinorhynchida Southwell and Macfie, 1925  
                      FamilyRhadinorhynchidae Lühe, 1912  
                         SubfamilyGorgorhynchinae Van Cleave and Lincicome, 1940  
                            GenusMetacanthocephalus Yamaguti, 1959  
                               SpeciesMetacanthocephalus rennicki (Leiper and Atkinson, 1914)  

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  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   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0015-5683   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Metacanthocephalus rennicki   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Golvan, Y. J.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title: Nomenclature of the Acanthocephala   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Research and Reviews in Parasitology, vol. 54, no. 3   
  Page(s): 135-25   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1133-8466   
  Reference for: Metacanthocephalus rennicki   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Zdzitowiecki, Krzysztof  
  Publication Date: 1983   
  Article/Chapter Title: Antactic acanthocephalans of the genus Metacanthocephalus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Acta Parasitologica Polonica, vol. 28, no. 44   
  Page(s): 417-437   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0065-1478   
  Reference for: Metacanthocephalus rennicki   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Antarctica/Southern Ocean  



  Comment: Metacanthocephalus rennicki (Leiper and Atkinson, 1914) is treated both as accepted and as a synonym of M. campbelli (Leipter and Atkinson, 1914) in Amin (2013)  



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