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Detail
Taxonomic Structure
KingdomPhylum
Animalia
Acanthocephala
(Thorny-headed worms)
Acanthocephala
CLASS
Archiacanthocephala
CLASS
Eoacanthocephala
CLASS
Palaeacanthocephala
CLASS
Polyacanthocephala

Acanthocephala Data
TSNComplete NameCommon NameKingdomRankReview LevelName UsageCompleteness
64238AcanthocephalaThorny-headed wormsAnimaliaPhylumTWG standards metvalidpartial as of 2013

"Apparently a 'pseudohomonym' of (same kingdom but rank not covered by Nomenclatural Code, same name as) insect genus Acanthocephala Laporte, 1833 (TSN 108314)" - David Nicolson - ITIS Data Development Coordinator

AuthorTitlePublication NamePagesListedActualPublisherPublish PlaceISBNISSNPub Comment
Brusca, Richard C., and Gary J. BruscaInvertebratesxiii + 9921990-01-011990-01-01Sinauer Associates, Inc.Sunderland, Massachusetts, USA0-87893-098-1

SourceTypeVersionAcquiredComment
NODC Taxonomic Codedatabase8.01996-07-29
ITIS & Species 2000 Catalogue of Life Management HierarchydocumentAnimalia2013-08-01M. Ruggiero & D. Gordon, eds. 2013. Consensus Management Hierarchy for the ITIS & Species2000 Catalogue of Life. Contributors: Nicolas Bailly, Thierry Bourgoin, Richard Brusca, Thomas Cavalier-Smith, Daphne Fautin, Dennis Gordon, Gerald Guala, Michael Guiry, Paul Kirk, Elliot Lefkowitz, David Mabberly, David Maddison, Alan Paton, Michael Ruggiero, Peter Stevens, and Brian Tyndall