Acanthocephala


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Synonyms for Acanthocephala

phylum or class of elongated wormlike parasites that live in the intestines of vertebrates: spiny-headed worms

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The ecology of the Acanthocephala has mainly been studied in aquatic arthropods and aquatic vertebrates (Liat and Pike, 1980; Amin, 1984; Sinisalo et al., 2004; Kennedy, 2006; Steinauer et al., 2006; Franceschi et al., 2008; Amin et al., 2008; Caddigan et al., 2014; Amin, 2016), with limited research on the ecology of acanthocephalans of terrestrial mammals (Kennedy, 2006).
Morfometria y fecundidad de Profilicollis bullocki Mateo, Cordova & Guzman 1982 (Acanthocephala: Polymorphidae) en especies simpatricas de aves costeras de Chile.
Parasite Taxon/Location May-07 Nov-07 Playtyhelminthes Digenea Posthodiplostomum (*) 89% 100% H,L,BC, S 18.54[+ or -]41 77.57[+ or -] 84.88 (0-222) (9-374) Cestoidea Proteocephalus (*) 57% 74% L, BC, I 3.04[+ or -] 3.86 8.26[+ or -] 10.73 (0-14) (0-33) Haplobothrium (*) 4% 17% BC, S, I 0.04[+ or -]0.19 0.52[+ or -] 0.19 (0-1) (0-1) Acanthocephala Neoechinorhynchus 6% - L,I 0.04[+ or -]0.19 - (0-1) - Pomphorhynchus - - I - - - - Nematoda Spinitectus 4% I - 0.04[+ or -]0.21 - (0-1) Camallanus - 4% I - 0.04[+ or -]0.21 - (0-1) Spiroxys (*) - 4% I - 0.04[+ or -]0.21 - (0-1) Nematode spp.
The life cycle and larval development of Echinorhynchus lageniformis Ekbaum, 1938 (Acanthocephala: Echinorhynchidae).
Acanthocephala or the spiny-headed worms represent a group of helminths commonly found in the intestine of piscine and avian parasitic hosts (Yamaguti 1963).
Sarcophagidae Unknown Heteroptera Coreidae Acanthocephala confraterna (Uhler) Homoptera Cercopidae Prosapia bicincta (Say) Cicadellidae Jikradia melanota (Spangberg) Unknown Flattidae Flatoidinus punctatus (Walker) Hymenoptera Apidae Apis mellifera Linnaeus ([dagger]) Evaniidae Hyptia reticulata (Say) Formicidae Solenopsis invicta Buren ([dagger]) Halictidae Augochloropsis metallica (Fabricius) ([dagger]) Pompilidae Psorthaspis mariae (Cresson) Sphecidae Hoplisoides sp.
El otro factor limitante es el problema fitosanitario, en este aspecto, se tienen investigations en donde se han estudiado las diferentes plagas que inciden en el guanabano y especies afines: Identificacion de la chinche de patas anchas (Acanthocephala femorata Fab.) en guanabano y su distribucion en cuatro municipios del estado de Veracruz (RIVERA, 2008).
Among animals, there were Mesozoa, Gnathostomulida, Bryozoa, Cycliophora, Myzostomida, and Nemertea; also there are Rotifera, Nematomorpha, Scalidophora, Acanthocephala, Entoprocta, and Gastrotricha from Coelomata.
(YPM68430) SI 1 (16.7%) Acanthocephala Plagiorhynchus cylindraeus (YPM68431 SI 1 (16.7%) & YPM68432) Striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis) Nematoda Physaloptera maxillaris (YPM68433) S, SI 1 (100.0%) Cestoda Mesocestoides sp.
Six robins had parasites of the phylum Acanthocephala. We found parasites of the genus Capillaria in five robins and in one robin we found Hymenolepis (spp.).
Juveniles of Genus Oligacanthorhynchus Travassos, 1915 (Acanthocephala: Oligacanthorhynchidae Southwell and Macfie, 1925) From Snakes in Karachi, Pakistan
1942 Acanthocephala Acanthocephalus Aplodinotus Intestine Bangham & dirus grunniens Venard, 1942 Leptorhynchoides Micropterus Intestine Venard, thecatus salmoides 1940 Macroacanthorhynchus Procyon lotor Intestine Cole & ingens Shoop, 1987 Neoehinorhynchus Trachemys scripta Intestine Barger, chrysemydis 2004 N.
Thirteen helminth species were found; one species of Cestoda (Distoichometra bufonis); six species of Digenea (Deropegus aspina, Glypthelmins quieta, Gorgoderina multilobata, Haematoloechus kernensis, Megalodiscus microphagus, an unidentified species represented by Echinostome metacercariae); four species of Nematoda (Cosmocercoides variabilis, Rhabdias ranae, Hedruris sp., a unidentified species belonging to the Physalopteridae [third stage larvae only]; and two unidentified species of Acanthocephala (Centrorhynchid and Oligacanthorhynchid cystacanths).