Record Details

Scientific Name:
Chalinidae

Taxonomy and Nomenclature

Kingdom:
Animalia
Rank:
Suborder
Synonym(s):
Haliclonidae
Renieridae
Adociidae
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Taxonomic Status

Current Standing:
valid

Data Quality Indicators

Record Credibility Rating:
TWG standards met
Global Species Completeness:
partial
Currency Rating:
2004

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References

Expert(s):
Klaus Ruetzler. Research Scientist/Curator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, MRC 163, Washington, DC, 20560, USA
Other Sources:
References:
Hooper, John N. A., and Rob W. M. van Soest, eds. 2002-01-01. Systema Porifera: A Guide to the Classification of Sponges. Kluwer Academic / Plenum Publishers. New York, New York, USA. xlviii + 1708. 0-306-47260-0. Published in two volumes: Volume 1 - Introductions and Demospongiae; Volume 2 - Calcarea, Hexactinellida, Sphinctozoa, Archaeocyatha, unrecognizable taxa, and Index of higher taxa.

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