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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis McIntosh, 1885 
AphiaID: 129170

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTerebellomorpha (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmpharetidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinninae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis atlantica McIntosh, 1885
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinninae Chamberlin, 1919
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmelinna Hartman, 1969
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnexis Annenkova, 1931 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnides Wesenberg-Lund, 1950 (subjective synonym)
Sources  basis of record Bellan, G. (2001). Polychaeta, 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. 214-231 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis abyssalis (Hartman, 1969)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis angolensis Hilbig, 2005
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis annenkovae (Ushakov, 1952)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis arctica (Annenkova, 1931)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis armipotens (Moore, 1923)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis atlantica McIntosh, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis collaris (Hartman, 1967)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis dubita (Hoagland, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis monocera (Augener, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis moorei (Hartman, 1960)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis rostrata (Wesenberg-Lund, 1950)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis somovi
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis tentaculata (Treadwell, 1903)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis tetradentata (Imajima, 2001)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsis capensis Day, 1955 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelinnopsides capensis (Day, 1955)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface grazer [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:129170
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, GĂ©rard
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2008-03-04 06:49:09Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Melinnopsis McIntosh, 1885. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2014) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=129170 on 2014-09-23
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