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Halichondriidae  Gray, 1867
Taxonomic Serial No.: 48391

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Hymeniacidonidae
  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  
          OrderHalichondrida Gray, 1867  
             FamilyHalichondriidae Gray, 1867  
    Direct Children:  
                Genus Amorphinopsis Carter, 1887  
                Genus Axinyssa Lendenfeld, 1897  
                Genus Ciocalapata de Laubenfels, 1936  
                Genus Ciocalypta Bowerbank, 1862  
                Genus Epipolasis de Laubenfels, 1936  
                Genus Halichondria Fleming, 1828  
                Genus Hymeniacidon Bowerbank, 1859  
                Genus Laminospongia Pulitzer-Finali, 1983  
                Genus Leucophloeus Carter, 1883  
                Genus Pellina Schmidt, 1870  
                Genus Spongosorites Topsent, 1896  
                Genus Tedanione Wilson, 1894  
                Genus Topsentia Berg, 1899  
                Genus Vosmaeria Fristedt, 1885  

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

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