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Polymastiidae  Gray, 1867
Taxonomic Serial No.: 48505

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  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  
          OrderHadromerida Topsent, 1894  
             FamilyPolymastiidae Gray, 1867  
    Direct Children:  
                Genus Acanthopolymastia Kelly-Borges & Bergquist, 1997  
                Genus Atergia Stephens, 1915  
                Genus Polymastia Bowerbank, 1864  
                Genus Proteleia Dendy & Ridley, 1886  
                Genus Pseudotrachya Hallmann, 1914  
                Genus Quasillina Norman, 1869  
                Genus Radiella Schmidt, 1870  
                Genus Ridleia Dendy, 1888  
                Genus Sphaerotylus Topsent, 1898  
                Genus Spinularia Gray, 1867  
                Genus Tentorium Vosmaer, 1887  
                Genus Trachyteleia Topsent, 1928  
                Genus Tylexocladus Topsent, 1898  
                Genus Weberella Vosmaer, 1885  

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

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