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Spongillina  Manconi & Pronzato, 2002
Taxonomic Serial No.: 659154

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Suborder  
  Common Name(s): Freshwater Sponges [English]
  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  
             OrderHaplosclerida Topsent, 1928  
                SuborderSpongillina Manconi & Pronzato, 2002 – Freshwater Sponges  
    Direct Children:  
                   FamilyLubomirskiidae Rezvoi, 1936  
                   FamilyMalawispongiidae Manconi & Pronzato, 2002  
                   FamilyMetaniidae Volkmer-Ribeiro, 1986  
                   FamilyMetschnikowiidae Czerniavsky, 1880  
                   FamilyPotamolepidae Brien, 1967  
                   FamilySpongillidae Gray, 1867  
                 SuborderSpongillina Manconi & Pronzato, 2002 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                   GenusBalliviaspongia Boury-Esnault &Volkmer-Ribeiro, 1992  
                   GenusMakedia Manconi, Cubeddu & Pronzato, 1999  
                   GenusOhridospongilla Gilbert & Hadzisce, 1984  

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  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: Spongillina, Freshwater Sponges [English]   

 Geographic Information
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