Many tribes have sub-tribes, bands, gens, clans and phratry. Often very little information is known or they no longer exist. We have included them here to provide more information about the tribes.
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Chizhu. The 1st Ponka half-tribe, composed of 4 gentes.
Dhighida. A Ponca gens, divided into the sub-gentes Sindeagdhe and Wamiitazhi, according to Dorsey. The meaning of the name is lost.
Dtakhtikianpandhatazhi (does not eat deer and elk). Given as a subgens of the Ponca gens Nikapashna, but seemingly an error.
Dtedhezedhatazhi (does not eat buffalo tongues). A subgens of the Ponca gens Washabe. J. O. Dorsey also gives it as a Nikapashna gens, but this is seemingly an error.
Dtepaitazhi (does not touch a buffalo head or skull). A subgens of the Washabe gens of the Ponca.
Dtesinde (buffalo tail). Given as a subgens of the Washabe gens of the Ponca.
Dtesindeitazhi (does not touch a buffalo tail). Given as a subgens of the Ponca gens Nikapashna.
Hisada (legs stretched out stiff , referring to a dead quadruped). A Ponca gens on the Chinzhu side of the camp circle.