WoRMS taxon details

Melitidae Bousfield, 1973

101397  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:101397)

accepted
Family
Genus Abludomelita Karaman, 1981
Genus Allomelita Stock, 1984
Genus Alsacomelita G. Karaman, 1984 †
Genus Anchialella J.L. Barnard, 1979
Genus Armatomelita Labay, 2013
Genus Barnardomelita Labay, 2016
Genus Brachina Barnard & Williams, 1995
Genus Carnarimelita Bousfield, 1990
Genus Cottarellia Ruffo, 1994
Genus Cuneimelita Senna & Serejo, 2012
Genus Desdimelita Jarrett & Bousfield, 1996
Genus Dulichiella Stout, 1912
Genus Exitomelita Tandberg, Rapp, Schander, Vader, Sweetman & Berge, 2011
Genus Fiha Stock, 1988
Genus Galapsiellus J.L. Barnard, 1976
Genus Josephosella Ruffo, 1985
Genus Ledoyeromelita Labay, 2016
Genus Megamoera Spence Bate, 1862
Genus Melita Leach, 1814
Genus Melitoides Gurjanova, 1934
Genus Nainaloa Karaman & Barnard, 1979
Genus Norcapensis Bradbury & Williams, 1997
Genus Nurina Bradbury & Eberhard, 2000
Genus Paraniphargus Tattersall, 1925
Genus Parapherusa Stebbing, 1906
Genus Poropisa G. Karaman, 1984
Genus Quasimelita Jarrett & Bousfield, 1996
Genus Rotomelita J.L. Barnard, 1977
Genus Tegano Barnard & Karaman, 1982
Genus Verdeia Lowry & Springthorpe, 2007

Genus Boscia Leach, 1814 accepted as Melita Leach, 1814 (nomen nudum)
Genus Caledopisa Stock & Iliffe, 1995 accepted as Tegano Barnard & Karaman, 1982 (synonym)
Genus Caliniphargus Stout, 1913 accepted as Melita Leach, 1814
Genus Eriopis Wrzesniovsky, 1890 accepted as Eriopisa Stebbing, 1890 (spelling variation)
Genus Quadrimarea accepted as Quadrimaera Krapp-Schickel & Ruffo, 2000
Genus Quadrus G. Karaman, 1984 accepted as Tegano Barnard & Karaman, 1982
Genus Roropisa G. Karaman, 1984 accepted as Victoriopisa Karaman & Barnard, 1979
Genus Sriha Stock, 1988 accepted as Tegano Barnard & Karaman, 1982 (synonym)
Genus Tabatzius Mckinney & Barnard, 1977 accepted as Nuuanu J.L. Barnard, 1970
marine, fresh
Not documented
Distribution Cosmopolitan.  
Distribution Cosmopolitan. [details]
Horton, T.; Lowry, J.; De Broyer, C.; Bellan-Santini, D.; Coleman, C. O.; Corbari, L.; Daneliya, M.; Dauvin, J-C.; Fišer, C.; Gasca, R.; Grabowski, M.; Guerra-García, J. M.; Hendrycks, E.; Hughes, L.; Jaume, D.; Jazdzewski, K.; Kim, Y.-H.; King, R.; Krapp-Schickel, T.; LeCroy, S.; Lörz, A.-N.; Mamos, T.; Senna, A. R.; Serejo, C.; Sket, B.; Souza-Filho, J. F.; Tandberg, A.H.; Thomas, J.; Thurston, M.; Vader, W.; Väinölä, R.; Vonk, R.; White, K.; Zeidler, W. (2018). World Amphipoda Database. Melitidae Bousfield, 1973. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=101397 on 2018-07-19
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
checked
2005-05-02 07:36:34Z
changed
2007-01-29 08:28:04Z
changed
2007-02-08 07:55:58Z
changed
2013-02-18 14:21:54Z
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2013-11-26 08:42:34Z
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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]   

additional source Martin, J.W., & Davis, G.E. (2001). An updated classification of the recent Crustacea. Science Series, 39. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Los Angeles, CA (USA). 124 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Costello, M.J.; Emblow, C.; White, R. (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. Muséum national d'Histoire Naturelle: Paris, France. ISBN 2-85653-538-0. 463 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source De Broyer, C.; Lowry, J.K.; Jazdzewski, K. & Robert, H. (2007). Catalogue of the Gammaridean and Corophiidean Amphipoda (Crustacea) of the Southern Ocean, with distribution and ecological data. In: De Broyer C. (ed.). Census of Antarctic Marine Life: Synopsis of the Amphipoda of the Southern Ocean. Vol. I. Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Biologie. 77, suppl. 1: 1-325. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Lowry, J. K.; Myers, A. A. (2013). A Phylogeny and Classification of the Senticaudata subord. nov. (Crustacea: Amphipoda). Zootaxa. 3610(1): 1-80., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2013/f/zt03610p080.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Distribution Cosmopolitan. [details]

Remark Caledopisa Stock & Iliffe, 1995 is transferred from the Eriopisa group to the Melitidae [details]
 



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Japanese メリタヨコエビ  [details]