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Acanthocephala


Acanthocephala is a Phylum within the kingdom Animalia. More than 1,275 species and subspecies of Acanthocephala have been described.

Acanthocephala
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Acanthocephala

Vernacular Names

  • Azerbaijani: Tikanbaşlılar
  • Belarusian: Скрэбні
  • Bulgarian: Бодлоглави червеи
  • Catalan, Valencian: Acantocèfal
  • Chinese: 棘头动物门
  • Croatian: Kukaši
  • Czech: Vrtejši
  • Dutch: Haakwormen
  • Estonian: Kidakärssussid
  • Finnish: Väkäkärsämadot
  • Galician: Acantocéfalo
  • Georgian: აკანთოცეფალები
  • German: Kratzwürmer
  • Hindi: कंटशीर्ष
  • Hungarian: Buzogányfejű férgek
  • Japanese: 鉤頭動物
  • Kazakh: Скребнилер
  • Korean: 구두동물
  • Macedonian: Боцкоглавци
  • Malayalam: അക്കാന്തോക്കെഫല
  • Norwegian: Krassere
  • Persian (Farsi): خارسران
  • Polish: Kolcogłowy
  • Russian: Скребни
  • Serbian: Акантоцефале
  • Slovak: Háčikohlavce
  • Swedish: Hakmaskar
  • Thai: อะแคนโธเซฟาลา
  • Turkish: Başı dikenli solucanlar
  • Ukrainian: Акантоцефали
  • Vietnamese: Động vật đầu móc

Taxonomy

Higher Taxa

Domain Eukaryota Chatton, 1925 - eukaryotes
Unikonta
Opisthokonta Cavalier-Smith, 1987
Holozoa
Kingdom Animalia C. Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
Phylum Acanthocephala Kohlreuther, 1771 - acanthocephalans

Phylum Acanthocephala

Distribution


Map showing distribution of observations of Acanthocephala.

Page Notes

  • URL: http://ZipcodeZoo.com/index.php/Acanthocephala
  • Primary Sources: Global Biodiversity Information Facility · The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011 · ZipcodeZoo.com.
  • Last revised: 2015-2-24. Last revision: ZZBot. 2580 bytes.