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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitidae Bousfield, 1973 
AphiaID: 101397

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenticaudata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadziida (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadziidira (Parvorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadzioidea (Superfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelita Leach, 1814
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadzioidea S. Karaman, 1943 (Bousfield, 1983)
Sources  basis of record Bellan-Santini, D.; Costello, M.J. (2001). Amphipoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 295-308 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbludomelita Karaman, 1981
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllomelita Stock, 1984
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlsacomelita G. Karaman, 1984
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchialella J.L. Barnard, 1979
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArmatomelita Labay, 2013
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachina Barnard & Williams, 1995
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaledopisa Stock & Illife, 1995
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarnarimelita Bousfield, 1990
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCottarellia Ruffo, 1994
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuneimelita Senna & Serejo, 2012
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDesdimelita Jarrett & Bousfield, 1996
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDulichiella Stout, 1912
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorExitomelita Tandberg, Rapp, Schander, Vader, Sweetman & Berge, 2011
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFiha Stock, 1988
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGalapsiellus J.L. Barnard, 1976
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJosephosella Ruffo, 1985
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegamoera Bate, 1862
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelita Leach, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitoides Gurjanova, 1934
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNainaloa Karaman & Barnard, 1979
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorcapensis Bradbury & Williams, 1997
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNurina Bradbury & Eberhard, 2000
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapherusa Stebbing, 1906
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoropisa G. Karaman, 1984
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuasimelita Jarrett & Bousfield, 1996
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRotomelita J.L. Barnard, 1977
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTegano Barnard & Karaman, 1982
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVerdeia Lowry & Springthorpe, 2007

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBoscia Leach, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelita Leach, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaliniphargus Stout, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelita Leach, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEriopis Wrzesniovsky, 1890 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEriopisa Stebbing, 1890
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaniphargus Tattersall, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelita Leach, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtomedia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtomedeia Krøyer, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuadrimarea accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuadrimaera Krapp-Schickel & Ruffo, 2000
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuadrus G. Karaman, 1984 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTegano Barnard & Karaman, 1982
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRoropisa G. Karaman, 1984 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVictoriopisa Karaman & Barnard, 1979
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTabatzius Mckinney & Barnard, 1977 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuuanu J.L. Barnard, 1970
Environment marine, fresh
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cosmopolitan. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Caledopisa Stock & Iliffe, 1995 is transferred from the Eriopisa group to the Melitidae [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:101397
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan-Santini, Denise
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  checked  Costello, Mark
2005-05-02 07:36:34Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2007-01-29 08:28:04Z  changed  De Broyer, Claude
2007-02-08 07:55:58Z  changed  De Broyer, Claude
2013-02-18 14:21:54Z  changed  Horton, Tammy
2013-11-26 08:42:34Z  changed  Krapp-Schickel, Traudl
  
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  Citation: Horton, T.; De Broyer, C. (2014). Melitidae Bousfield, 1973. In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J. & De Broyer, C. (2013 onwards) World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=101397 on 2014-10-21
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