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Horsehair Worms

Nematomorpha

Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Nematomorpha
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Nematomorpha Vejdovsky 1886

Alternative Names

Gordiacea
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database

Common Names

English

Gordian worms
hair worms
hairworms
nematomorphans
nematomorphs
threadworms

Deu

Saitenwürmer

Finnish

Jouhimadot preferred
Recognized by christinaflann and admin

Japanese

類線形動物門 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin
類線形動物

Occitan

Nematomòrfes preferred
Recognized by chant30 and admin

Polish

Nitnikowce preferred
Recognized by driver-b and admin

Swedish

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Curated hierarchies for Nematomorpha

GBIF classification