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Acarnidae  Dendy, 1922
Taxonomic Serial No.: 659172

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  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  
                   FamilyAcarnidae Dendy, 1922  
    Direct Children:  
                      Genus Acanthorhabdus Burton, 1929  
                      Genus Acarnus Gray, 1867  
                      Genus Acheliderma Topsent, 1892  
                      Genus Astylinifer Topsent, 1927  
                      Genus Cornulella Dendy, 1922  
                      Genus Cornulum Carter, 1876  
                      Genus Damiria Keller, 1891  
                      Genus Dolichacantha Hentschel, 1914  
                      Genus Hymedesanisochela Bakus, 1966  
                      Genus Iophon Gray, 1867  
                      Genus Megaciella Hallmann, 1920  
                      Genus Melonchela Koltun, 1955  
                      Genus Myxichela de Laubenfels, 1936  
                      Genus Paracornulum Hallmann, 1920  
                      Genus Tedaniophorbas de Laubenfels, 1936  
                      Genus Wigginsia de Laubenfels, 1953  
                      Genus Zyzzya de Laubenfels, 1936  

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  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: Acarnidae   

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