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Categories: Articles with short description, Acanthocephalans, Animal phyla, Suicide-inducing parasitism, Veterinary parasitology
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Acanthocephala  phylum Acanthocephala  Acamthocephala  acanthocephalan  Acanthocephalan Worms
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Acanthocephala is a phylum of parasitic worms known as acanthocephalans, thorny-headed worms, or spiny-headed worms, characterized by the presence of an eversible proboscis, armed with spines, which it uses to pierce and hold the gut wall of its host. Wikipedia
Or the spiny-headed worms all of which are parasitic. Wikipedia Disambiguation