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Microcionidae  Carter, 1875
Taxonomic Serial No.: 48304

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Clathriidae Lendenfeld, 1884
    Acarniidae de Laubenfels, 1936
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    PhylumPorifera Grant, 1836 – sponges, Úponges, esponja, porifero  
       ClassDemospongiae Sollas, 1885  
          OrderPoecilosclerida Topsent, 1928  
             SuborderMicrocionina Hajdu, Van Soest & Hooper, 1994  
                FamilyMicrocionidae Carter, 1875  
    Direct Children:  
                   Genus Anthoarcuata Bakus, 1966  
                   Genus Axocielita de Laubenfels, 1936  
                   Genus Axociella Hallmann, 1920  
                   Genus Clathriopsamma Lendenfeld, 1888  
                   Genus Dictyociona Topsent, 1913  
                   Genus Holoplocamia de Laubenfels, 1936  
                   Genus Jia de Laubenfels, 1930  
                   Genus Plocamia Schmidt, 1870  
                   Genus Plocamilla Topsent, 1928  
                   Genus Tenaciella Hallmann, 1920  
                   Genus Thalyseurypon de Laubenfels, 1936  
                   Subfamily Microcioninae Carter, 1875  
                   Subfamily Ophlitaspongiinae de Laubenfels, 1936  
                 FamilyMicrocionidae Carter, 1875 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                   Genus Sigmeurypon Topsent, 1928  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Microcionidae   
  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: Microcionidae   

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