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Aplysinidae  Carter, 1875
Taxonomic Serial No.: 48737

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Verongiidae de Laubenfels, 1932
  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  
          ClassDemospongiae Sollas, 1885  
             OrderVerongida Bergquist, 1978  
                FamilyAplysinidae Carter, 1875  
    Direct Children:  
                   Genus Aplysina Nardo, 1834  
                   Genus Verongia Bowerbank, 1845  
                   Genus Verongula Verrill, 1907  
                 FamilyAplysinidae Carter, 1875 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                   Genus Aiolochroia Wiedenmayer, 1977  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Aplysinidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hooper, John N. A., and Rob W. M. van Soest, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
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  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: Aplysinidae   

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