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Niphatidae  Van Soest, 1980
Taxonomic Serial No.: 659185

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
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  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  
             OrderHaplosclerida Topsent, 1928  
                SuborderHaplosclerina Topsent, 1928  
                   FamilyNiphatidae Van Soest, 1980  
    Direct Children:  
                      Genus Amphimedon Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864  
                      Genus Cribrochalina Schmidt, 1870  
                      Genus Dasychalina Ridley & Dendy, 1886  
                      Genus Gelliodes Ridley, 1884  
                      Genus Haliclonissa Burton, 1932  
                      Genus Hemigellius Burton, 1932  
                      Genus Microxina Topsent, 1916  
                      Genus Niphates Duchassaing & Michelotti, 1864  
                      Genus Pachychalina Schmidt, 1868  

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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: Niphatidae   

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