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Acanthocephala

Known as: Acanthocephalas, Worm, Thorny-Headed, acanthocephalans 
A phylum of parasitic worms, closely related to tapeworms and containing two genera: Moniliformis, which sometimes infects man, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
  • O. Amin
  • Folia parasitologica
  • 2013
  • Corpus ID: 1253130
In 1985, Amin presented a new system for the classification of the Acanthocephala in Crompton and Nickol's (1985) book 'Biology… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Chronic stress and spatial training have been proposed to affect hippocampal structure and function in opposite ways. Previous… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The host specificity of a parasite is not merely a function of how many host species it can exploit, but also of how closely… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The effects of 2 polychaete species, Nereis diversicolor and Arenicola marina, on benthic metabolism and decomposition processes… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
  • T. Cavalier-smith
  • Biological reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical…
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 6557779
A revised six‐kingdom system of life is presented, down to the level of infraphylum. As in my 1983 system Bacteria are treated as… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Phylogenetic relationships within the Acanthocephala have remained unresolved. Past systematic efforts have focused on creating… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The protein product of the retinoblastoma susceptibility gene, p110RB1, is a nuclear phosphoprotein [W.H. Lee, J.Y. Shew, F.D… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The postnatal development of the axons of the dentate granule cells—the so‐called mossy fibers—was studied at the light… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
  • S. E. Lea
  • Animal Behaviour
  • 1979
  • Corpus ID: 53187989
Abstract Pigeons were trained in a Skinner box on a reinforcement schedule that simulated a foraging situation. Pecks on a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
Prior to the work of Cable and Hopp (J. Parasit. 40(6): 674.680, 1954) Neoechinorhynchus emydis (L e i d y, 1851) was the only… Expand
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