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Definition of Acanthocephala

Acanthocephala
Acanthocephala A*can`tho*ceph"a*la, n. pl. [NL., from Gr. ? a spine, thorn + ? head.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of intestinal worms, having the proboscis armed with recurved spines.

Meaning of Acanthocephala from wikipedia

- Acanthocephala /əˌkænθoʊˈsɛfələ/ (Gr**** ἄκανθος, akanthos, thorn + κεφαλή, kephale, head) is a phylum of parasitic worms known as acanthocephalans, thorny-headed...
- Acanthocephala terminalis is a species of leaf-footed bug in the family Coreidae. It is found in North America. "Acanthocephala terminalis Report". Integrated...
- Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic platyzoan "worms". Acanthocephala may also refer to: Acanthocephala (bug), a genus of Coreidae (leaf-footed bugs)...
- Acanthocephala declivis is a species of North American true bugs with a range from the southern United States to Guatemala and some Caribbean islands....
- Acanthocephala is a New World genus of true bugs in the family Coreidae. The name is derived from the Gr**** akanth- meaning "thorn/spine" + kephale meaning...
- The Florida leaf-footed bug (Acanthocephala femorata) is a species of insect. The genus name Acanthocephala means "spiny head" and comes from the pointed...
- butterflies, and mosquitoes, worms (including Acanthocephala, proboscis worms) and gastropod molluscs. The Acanthocephala or thorny-headed worms, or spiny-headed...
- Acanthocephala thomasi, the giant agave bug, is a species of leaf-footed bug in the family Coreidae. It is found in Central America and North America....
- Acanthocephala latipes is a species of leaf-footed bug in the family Coreidae. It is found in Central and South America. "Acanthocephala latipes". iNaturalist...
- There are only two known genera with three species of Seisonidea. The Acanthocephala, previously considered to be a separate phylum, have been demonstrated...