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Acanthocephala  Laporte, 1833
Taxonomic Serial No.: 108314

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Metapodius Westwood, 1842
    Acanthocephala (Acanthocephala) Laporte, 1833
    Acanthocephala (Metapodiessa) Kirkaldy, 1902
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2018   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHemiptera Linnaeus, 1758 – true bugs, hemipterans  
                                  SuborderHeteroptera Latreille, 1810 – true bugs, barbeiro, maria fedida, percevejo, heteropterans  
                                        SuperfamilyCoreoidea Leach, 1815  
                                           FamilyCoreidae Leach, 1815 – leaf-footed bugs, pod bugs, squash bugs  
                                              SubfamilyCoreinae Leach, 1815  
                                                 TribeAcanthocephalini Stål, 1870  
                                                    GenusAcanthocephala Laporte, 1833  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala affinis (Walker, 1871)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala alata (Burmeister, 1835)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala angustipes (Westwood, 1842)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala apicalis (Westwood, 1842)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala arcuata Uhler in Kingsley, 1884  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala bicoloripes (Stål, 1855)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala concolor (Herrich-Schäffer, 1841)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala consobrina (Westwood, 1842)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala dallasi Lethierry and Severin, 1894  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala declivis (Say, 1832)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala equalis (Westwood, 1842)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala femorata (Fabricius, 1775)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala fulvitarsa (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala hamata Bergroth, 1924  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala heissi Brailovsky, 2006  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala latipes (Drury, 1782)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala mercur (Mayr, 1865)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala ochracea Montandon, 1895  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala parensis (Dallas, 1852)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala pittieri Montandon, 1895  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala pleuritica (Costa, 1863)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala scutellata (Signoret, 1862)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala surata (Burmeister, 1835)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala terminalis (Dallas, 1852)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala thomasi (Uhler, 1872)  
                                                       SpeciesAcanthocephala unicolor (Westwood, 1842)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Coreoidea Species File, database (version 5.0/5.0)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: CoreoideaSF Team. Coreoidea Species File Online. Version 5.0/5.0. [retrieved Nov. 2014].    
  Reference for: Acanthocephala   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Acanthocephala   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brailovsky, Harry   
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: A review of the Mexican species of Acanthocephala Laporte, with description of one new species (Heteroptera, Coreidae, Coreinae, Acanthocephalini)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Denisia, vol. 19   
  Page(s): 249-268   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1608-8700   
  Reference for: Acanthocephala   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Henry, Thomas J., and Richard C. Froeschner, eds.   
  Publication Date: 1988   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalog of the Heteroptera, or True Bugs, of Canada and the Continental United States   
  Page(s): xix + 958   
  Publisher: E. J. Brill   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-916846-44-X   
  Reference for: Acanthocephala   

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  Comment: Hemipteran genus Acanthocephala Laporte, 1833 (TSN 108314) is apparently a 'pseudohomonym' of (same kingdom but rank not covered by Nomenclatural Code, same name as) animal phylum Acanthocephala (TSN 64238)  



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