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Piraniidae

Demospongea - Protomonaxonida - Piraniidae

Taxonomy
Piraniidae was named by Laubenfels (1955). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Protomonaxonida by Finks et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Piraniidae Laubenfels
2004Piraniidae Finks et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
RankNameAuthor
orderProtomonaxonida
familyPiraniidaeLaubenfels 1955
familyPiraniidaeLaubenfels 1955

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available