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Acanthocephala (Acanthocephala) is a subgenus of Acanthocephala.

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Google previewKing Crabs of the World (2014)

Biology and Fisheries Management by Bradley G. Stevens

Acanthocephalan Diseases The phylum Acanthocephala is a relatively small taxon with respect to species number. Arthropods are generally required as intermediate hosts, with adult worms residing in the gut of vertebrates.

Google previewInvertebrates (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms known as acanthocephalans,

Google previewMedical and Veterinary Entomology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephala: Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms known as acanthocephales, thorny headed worms, or spinyheaded worms, characterized bythe presence ofan evertable proboscis,armedwith spines, which itusesto pierce and ...

Google previewBiology of Invertebrates (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms known as acanthocephalans, thornyheaded worms, or spinyheaded worms, characterized by the presence of an evertable proboscis, armed with spines, which it uses to pierce and hold the gut ...

Google previewBiology of the Invertebrates (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms known as ...

Google previewGeorgis Parasitology for Veterinarians (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephala: Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms known as acanthocephales, thorny headed worms, or spinyheaded worms, characterized by the presence of an evertable proboscis, armed with spines, which it uses to pierce ...

Google previewGerald D. Schmidts... Foundations of Parasitology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms known as acanthocephalans, thornyheaded worms, or spinyheaded worms, characterized by the presence of an evertable proboscis, armed with spines, which it uses to pierce and hold the gut ...

Google previewMcCurnins Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians (2016)

Veterinary medicine, Veterinary medicine by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephalans: Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms ...

Google previewAnimal Diversity (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephala: Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic wormsknown as acanthocephales, thorny headed worms, or spinyheaded worms, characterized by the presence of an evertable proboscis, armed with spines, which it uses to pierce ...

Google previewZoology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms known as.

Google previewEvolution (2016)

Biology, Biological evolution by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms known as acanthocephalans, thornyheaded worms, or spinyheaded worms, characterized by the presence of an evertable proboscis, armed with spines, which it uses to pierce and hold the gut ...

Google previewLobsters (2008)

Biology, Management, Aquaculture and Fisheries by Bruce Phillips

Acanthocephala – Polymorphus botulis The Acanthocephala is a small phylum of strictly parasitic, pseudocoelomate, 'thorny-headed' worms. They have indirect life cycles and always use arthropods as first intermediate hosts. Montreuil ...

Google previewAdvances in Parasitology (1970)

ACANTHOCEPHALA The Acanthocephala is a rather neglected group of parasites, perhaps because it is ...

Google previewIntegrated Principles of Zoology (2016)

Biology, Zoology by CTI Reviews

Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms known as acanthocephalans, thornyheaded worms, or spinyheaded worms, characterized by the presence of an evertable proboscis, armed with spines, which it uses to pierce and hold the gut ...

Google previewJubb, Kennedy & Palmer's Pathology of Domestic Animals - E-Book: 3-Volume Set (2015)

by Grant Maxie

Acanthocephalan infections. Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms that have an elongate sac-like body, no internal alimentary canal , ...

Google previewJubb, Kennedy & Palmer's Pathology of Domestic Animals - E-Book: (2015)

by Grant Maxie

Acanthocephalan infections. Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms that have an elongate sac-like body, no internal alimentary canal , ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Parasitology: A-M (2008)

by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck

Acanthocephalus anguillae >Acanthocephala. Acanthocephalus lucii > Acanthocephala. Acanthocheilonema Genus of the family — >Filariidae, — > Nematodes. New genus name for —>Dipetalonema. Acanthocheilonema viteae >Nematodes ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

Acanthocephala[-kan′′tho-sef' -l]aphylumof elongate,mostly cylindrical organisms(thorny-headed worms) parasitic in the intestines of all classes of ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

Acanthocephala (thomy-headed worms). a phylum of elongated cylindrical parasitic worms that have no mouth or digestive tract. They have a spiny, retractile proboscis by which they attach to the intestinal wall of the host. Adults infest the ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Herpetological and Related Terminology (2005)

by D.C. Wareham

ACANTHOCEPHALA (Sing.) ACANTHOCEPHALUS Spinyheaded worms. A PHYLUM of parasitic worms that, with a hookequipped proboscis, securely fasten themselves in the intestines of a host. Adults of the GENUS Acanthocephalus are ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

Acanthocephala Invertebrate Zoology, a phylum of spiny-headed, en- doparastic worms with a reversible, elongated proboscis armed with hooks; juveniles develop within crustaceans and insects, and adults are parasitic in the digestive tracts ...

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

a genus of worms of the phylum Acanthocephala; some species are parasitic in fish. Acan•tho•chei•lo•ne•ma (e- kan00tho-ki00lo-ne0me) a genus of filarial nematodes, of unclear status, closely ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Sciences (2012)

by Hanneke(J.)G. Baretta-Bekker, Egbert K. Duursma, Bouwe R. Kuipers

Acanthocephala, →Kinorhyncha, Loricifera (discovered in 1983, microscopic, interstitial in marine gravel), →Priapulida and, Gnathostomulida (microscopic, interstitial in.

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

abduction abductor muscle abiogenesis abiotic abomasum aboral Abrocomidae abyssal abyssal fish Abyssinian roller Acanthiza Acanthizidae Acanthobdellida Acanthocephala Acanthochitonina Acanthoclinidae Acanthodii Acanthopterygii ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Genetics (2006)

by Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield, Pamela K. Mulligan

phylum Acanthocephala (spiny-headed worms) phylum Entoprocta (entoprocts) phylum ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Inland Waters (2009)

Acanthocephala – A phylum of parasitic 'spinyheaded' worms characterized by a thorny proboscis (protrusible outgrowth of the head) that hooks onto the gut wall of a host. They have complex life cycles involving multiple hosts (typically an ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Acanthocephala Backeb. Cactaceae Origins: Greek akantha "a thorn, prickle" and kephale "head." Acanthocephalus Karelin & Kir. Asteraceae Origins: Greek akantha "a thorn, prickle" and kephale "head." Acanthocereus (A. Berger) Britton ...

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