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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
Review
2013
Review
2013
Ionotropic Receptors (IRs) are a recently characterized family of olfactory receptors in the fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster… 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
Review
2002
Review
2002
The last 25 years have seen major advances in the field of mammalian genotoxicology, particularly with the advent of molecular… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
In this review recent morphological and histochemical descriptions have been compiled of (mainly outer) features of all… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
Parasites are attracting increasing interest from parasite ecologists as potential indicators of environmental quality because of… Expand
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
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
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
  • S. 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
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