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Cliona

Demospongea - Clavulina - Clionaidae

Taxonomy
Cliona is a genus. It is extant.

It was assigned to Hadromerida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Clionaidae by Finks et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Cliona Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Cliona Finks et al. p. 37

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
phylumPoriferaGrant 1836
classDemospongea(Sollas 1875)
RankNameAuthor
orderClavulinaVosmaer 1887
familyClionaidaed'Orbigny 1851
genusCliona

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