The Nature Photographer Club™ Online Database

Detail
Taxonomic Structure
KingdomPhylum
Animalia
Porifera
(Sponges)
Porifera
CLASS
Calcarea
CLASS
Demospongiae
CLASS
Hexactinellida
CLASS
Homoscleromorpha

Porifera Data
TSNComplete NameCommon NameKingdomRankAuthorReview LevelName UsageCompleteness
46861PoriferaSpongesAnimaliaPhylumGrant, 1836TWG standards metvalidpartial as of 2013

AuthorTitlePublication NamePagesListedActualPublisherPublish PlaceISBNISSNPub Comment
Hooper, John N. A., and Rob W. M. van Soest, eds.Systema Porifera: A Guide to the Classification of Spongesxlviii + 17082002-01-012002-01-01Kluwer Academic / Plenum PublishersNew York, New York, USA0-306-47260-0Published in two volumes: Volume 1 - Introductions and Demospongiae; Volume 2 - Calcarea, Hexactinellida, Sphinctozoa, Archaeocyatha, unrecognizable taxa, and Index of higher taxa
Brusca, Richard C., and Gary J. BruscaInvertebratesxiii + 9921990-01-011990-01-01Sinauer Associates, Inc.Sunderland, Massachusetts, USA0-87893-098-1
Hooper, John N. A., Rob W. M. van Soest, and Andrzej Pisera / Zhang, Z.-Q., ed.Phylum Porifera Grant, 1826. In: Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richnessZootaxa, issue 314813-182011-12-232011-12-231175-5326Online ISSN: 1175-5334: http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/

SourceTypeVersionAcquiredComment
NODC Taxonomic Codedatabase8.01996-07-29
ITIS & Species 2000 Catalogue of Life Management HierarchydocumentAnimalia2013-08-01M. Ruggiero & D. Gordon, eds. 2013. Consensus Management Hierarchy for the ITIS & Species2000 Catalogue of Life. Contributors: Nicolas Bailly, Thierry Bourgoin, Richard Brusca, Thomas Cavalier-Smith, Daphne Fautin, Dennis Gordon, Gerald Guala, Michael Guiry, Paul Kirk, Elliot Lefkowitz, David Mabberly, David Maddison, Alan Paton, Michael Ruggiero, Peter Stevens, and Brian Tyndall