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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis de Montfort, 1808 
AphiaID: 112230

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizaria (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForaminifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlobothalamea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRotaliida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNonionoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNonionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPulleniinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis etruscus de Montfort, 1808 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPulleniinae Schwager, 1877
Sources  basis of record Gross, O. (2001). Foraminifera, 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. 60-75 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis affinis (Reuss, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis asymmetrica Yassini & Jones, 1995
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis barleeanus (Williamson, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis braithwaitensis McCulloch, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis chathamensis McCulloch, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis dorreeni (Hornibrook, 1961) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis halkyardi (Cushman, 1936) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis helenae McCulloch, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis lutorum Vella, 1962 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis maorica (Stache, 1864) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis minutus Zheng, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis pacificaformis McCulloch, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis pacimaoricum Srinivasan, 1966 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis paraffinis Yassini & Jones, 1995
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis parkerae (Uchio, 1960)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis pilasensis McCulloch, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis pompilioides (Fichtel & Moll, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis simplex (Karrer, 1864) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis simplissima McCulloch, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis socorroensis McCulloch, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis sphaeroides Voloshinova, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis umbilicatulus (Walker & Jacob, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis zaandamae (Van Voorthuysen, 1952)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis zeobesus Vella, 1962 †

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis barleeanum (Williamson, 1858) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis barleeanus (Williamson, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis etruscus de Montfort, 1808 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis pompilioides (Fichtel & Moll, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis zaandami (Van Voorthuysen, 1952) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelonis zaandamae (Van Voorthuysen, 1952)
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Also listed in printed version of ERMS as valid genus in Anomalinidae (Foraminifera), with one species, M. umbilicatulus [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:112230
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gross, Onno
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2011-09-08 09:19:10Z  changed  Hayward, Bruce
2013-03-08 15:09:52Z  changed  Hayward, Bruce
2014-05-15 08:44:24Z  changed  Hayward, Bruce
  
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  Citation: Hayward, B.; Gross, O. (2014). Melonis de Montfort, 1808. In: Hayward, B.W., Cedhagen, T., Kaminski, M., Gross, O. (2014) World Foraminifera Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=112230 on 2014-10-24
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