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Aphroceras  Gray, 1858
Taxonomic Serial No.: 47207

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
       PhylumPorifera Grant, 1836 – sponges, Úponges, esponja, porifero  
          ClassCalcarea Bowerbank, 1864  
             SubclassCalcaronea Bidder, 1898  
                OrderLeucosolenida Hartman, 1958  
                   FamilyGrantiidae Dendy, 1892  
                      GenusAphroceras Gray, 1858  
    Direct Children:  
                         Species Aphroceras alcicornis   
                         Species Aphroceras asconoides   
                         Species Aphroceras asperum   
                         Species Aphroceras caespitosa   
                         Species Aphroceras caminus   
                         Species Aphroceras cataphracta   
                         Species Aphroceras cliarensis   
                         Species Aphroceras corticatum   
                         Species Aphroceras crustaccum   
                         Species Aphroceras echinata   
                         Species Aphroceras ensata   
                         Species Aphroceras fistulosa   
                         Species Aphroceras goessi   
                         Species Aphroceras incrustans   
                         Species Aphroceras niveum   
                         Species Aphroceras oruetai   
                         Species Aphroceras primigenium   
                         Species Aphroceras pulvinar   
                         Species Aphroceras ramosa   
                         Species Aphroceras saccharatum   
                         Species Aphroceras sericatum   
                         Species Aphroceras solidum   
                         Species Aphroceras syconoides   

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Aphroceras   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hooper, John N. A., and Rob W. M. van Soest, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systema Porifera: A Guide to the Classification of Sponges   
  Page(s): xlviii + 1708   
  Publisher: Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-306-47260-0   
  Notes: Published in two volumes: Volume 1 - Introductions and Demospongiae; Volume 2 - Calcarea, Hexactinellida, Sphinctozoa, Archaeocyatha, unrecognizable taxa, and Index of higher taxa   
  Reference for: Aphroceras   

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