Oligacanthorhynchidae

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Oligacanthorhynchidae
Macracanthorhynchus hirudinaceus adult BAM1.jpg
Adult Macracanthorhynchus hirudinaceus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Acanthocephala
Class: Archiacanthocephala
Order: Oligacanthorhynchida
Family: Oligacanthorhynchidae
Petrochenko, 1956
Genera

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Oligacanthorhynchida is an order containing a single family, Oligacanthorhynchidae,[1] of parasitic worms that attach themselves to the intestinal wall of terrestrial vertebrates

Genera[edit]

Echinorhynchus[edit]

Contains the following species:

Macracanthorhynchus[edit]

Contains the following species:

Neoncicola[edit]

Contains the following species:

Nephridiorhynchus[edit]

Contains the following species:

Oligacanthorhynchus[edit]

Contains the following species:

Oncicola[edit]

Contains the following species:

Pachysentis[edit]

Contains the following species:

Prosthenorchis[edit]

Contains the following species:

Tchadorhynchus[edit]

Contains the following species:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Encyclopedia of Life www.eol.org