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Pomphorhynchus  Monticelli, 1905
Taxonomic Serial No.: 64314

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  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  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumAcanthocephala Rudolphi, 1802 – spiny-headed worms, acantocéfalo, thorny-headed worms  
                ClassPalaeacanthocephala Meyer, 1931  
                   OrderEchinorhynchida Southwell and Macfie, 1925  
                      FamilyPomphorhynchidae Yamaguti, 1939  
                         GenusPomphorhynchus Monticelli, 1905  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus bosniacus Kistaroly and Cankovic, 1969  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus bufonis Fotedar, Duda and Raina, 1970  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus bulbocolli Linkins in Van Cleave, 1919  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus bullocki Gupta and Lata, 1968  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus cylindrica Wang and Gu, 1983  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus dubious Kaw, 1941  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus francoisae Golvan, 1969  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus jammuensis Fotedar and Dhar, 1977  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus kashmirensis Kaw, 1941  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus kawi Fotedar, Duda and Raina, 1970  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus kostylewi Petrochenko, 1956  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus laevis (Zoega in Müller, 1776)  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus lucyi Williams and Rogers, 1984  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus megacanthus Fotedar and Dhar, 1977  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus moyanoi Olmes and Habit, 2007  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus omarsegundoi Arredondo and Gil de Pertierra, 2010  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus oreini Fotedar and Dhar, 1977  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus orientalis Fotedar and Dhar, 1977  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus patagonicus Ortubay, Ubeda, Semenas and Kennedy, 1991  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus perforator (von Linstow, 1908)  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus rocci Cordonnier and Ward, 1967  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus sebastichthydis Yamaguti, 1939  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus sphaericus Pertierra, Spatz and Doma, 1996  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus spindletruncatus Amin, Abdullah and Mhaisen, 2003  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus tereticollis (Rudolphi, 1809)  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus tori Fotedar and Dhar, 1977  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus yamagutii Schmidt and Higgins, 1973  
                            Species Pomphorhynchus yunnanensis Wang, 1981  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Pomphorhynchus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Amin, Omar M.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Marine Flora and Fauna of the Eastern United States: Acanthocephala   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: NOAA Technical Report NMFS 135   
  Page(s): ii + 28   
  Publisher: U. S. Department of Commerce   
  Publication Place: Seattle, Washington   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0892-8908   
  Reference for: Pomphorhynchus   
  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: Pomphorhynchus   
  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: Pomphorhynchus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Amin, Omar M., Shamall M. A. Abdulla, and Furhan T. Mhaisen  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Description of Pomphorhynchus spindletruncatus n. sp. (Acanthocephala: Pomphorhynchidae) from freshwater fishes in northern Iraq, with the erection of a new pomphorhynchid genus, Pyriproboscis n. g., and keys to the genera of the Pomphorhynchidae...   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematic Parasitology, vol. 54, no. 3   
  Page(s): 229-235   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0165-5752   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Pomphorhynchus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Golvan, Yves J.  
  Publication Date: 1969   
  Article/Chapter Title: Systématique des Acanthocéphales (Acanthocephala Rudolphi, 1801) Premiere partie L'Ordre des Palaecanthocephala Meyer 1931 premiere fascicule la super-damille des Echinorhynchoidea (Cobbold, 1876) Golvan et Houin, 1963   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memoires du Museum National D'Histoire Naturelle, ser. A, vol. 57   
  Page(s): 291   
  Publisher: Museum National D'Histoire Naturelle   
  Publication Place: Paris   
  Reference for: Pomphorhynchus   

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