WoRMS taxon details

Melibe Rang, 1829

138547  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138547)

accepted
Genus
Melibe rosea Rang, 1829 (type by original designation)
Melibaea (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Meliboea [sic] (incorrect subsequent spelling [by Forbes, 1838] of Melibe Rang, 1829)
Species Melibe arianeae Espinoza, DuPont & Valdés, 2013
Species Melibe australis (Angas, 1864)
Species Melibe bucephala Bergh, 1902
Species Melibe colemani Gosliner & Pola, 2012
Species Melibe coralophilia Gosliner & Pola, 2012
Species Melibe digitata Gosliner & V. G. Smith, 2003
Species Melibe engeli Risbec, 1937
Species Melibe leonina (Gould, 1852)
Species Melibe liltvedi Gosliner, 1987
Species Melibe maugeana Burn, 1960
Species Melibe megaceras Gosliner, 1987
Species Melibe minuta Gosliner & V. G. Smith, 2003
Species Melibe papillosa (de Filippi, 1867)
Species Melibe pilosa Pease, 1860
Species Melibe rosea Rang, 1829
Species Melibe tuberculata Gosliner & V. G. Smith, 2003
Species Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)

Species Melibe capucina Bergh, 1875 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melibe ocellata Bergh, 1888 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Melibe fimbriata Alder & Hancock, 1864 accepted as Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858) (synonym)
Species Melibe japonica Eliot, 1913 accepted as Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858) (uncertain synonym)
Species Melibe mirifica (Allan, 1932) accepted as Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)
Species Melibe pellucida Bergh, 1904 accepted as Melibe leonina (Gould, 1852)
Species Melibe pellucida Burn, 1957 accepted as Melibe maugeana Burn, 1960 (Junior primary homonym of Melibe pellucida Bergh, 1904. Melibe maugeana Burn, 1960 is a replacement name)
Species Melibe rangi Bergh, 1875 accepted as Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)
Species Melibe vexillifera Bergh, 1880 accepted as Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Rang P.C. (1829). Manuel de l'histoire naturelle des mollusques et de leurs coquilles: ayant pour base de classification celle de M. le baron Cuvier. Paris, Roret pp. 390. (due volumi di cui un Atlante con 8 pl.): , available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=UHEFAAAAQAAJ
page(s): 129-130 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Melibe Rang, 1829. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138547 on 2018-06-18
Date
action
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
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Martinez, Olga
2010-10-16 15:09:18Z
checked
2013-08-07 14:58:23Z
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original description Rang P.C. (1829). Manuel de l'histoire naturelle des mollusques et de leurs coquilles: ayant pour base de classification celle de M. le baron Cuvier. Paris, Roret pp. 390. (due volumi di cui un Atlante con 8 pl.): , available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=UHEFAAAAQAAJ
page(s): 129-130 [details]   

original description  (ofChioraera Gould, 1852) Gould A. (1852). Mollusca and Shells [in]: United States Exploring Expeditions, 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842 under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N.. Philadelphia, C. Sherman & son : vol. 12, xv + 510 pp., available online at http://www.sil.si.edu/DigitalCollections/usexex/navigation/ScientificText/usexex19_17select.cfm
page(s): 309-310 [details]   

original description  (ofJacunia de Filippi, 1867) De Filippi, F. (1867) Lettera contenente le ultime sue osservazioni fatte durante una parte del suo viaggio da Singapore a Saigon, al Giappone ed alla Cina etc. Atti della Reale Accademia delle Scienze di Torino publicati dagli Accademici segretari delle due classi, Torino 2 (3): 227-239., available online at http://emeroteca.braidense.it/beic_attacc/sfoglia_articolo.php?IDTestata=911&CodScheda=000R&IDT=17&IDV=100&IDF=0&IDA=4527
page(s): 233 [details]   

taxonomy source Gosliner T.M. (1987) Review of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of two new species. The Veliger 29(4): 400-414. [1 April 1987] [details]   

basis of record Gosliner, T. M.; Smith, V. G. (2003). Systematic review and phylogenetic analysis of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of three new species. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences. 4(54): 302-356., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/scipubs/pdfs/v54/proccas_v54_n18.pdf [details]   

additional source Espinoza E., DuPont A. & Valdés Á. (2013) A tropical Atlantic species of Melibe Rang, 1829 (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Tethyiidae). ZooKeys 316: 55-66., available online at http://www.pensoft.net/journals/zookeys/article/5452/abstract/a-tropical-atlantic-species-of-melibe-rang-1829-mollusca-nudibranchia-tethyiidae-
page(s): 55-56 [details]   

redescription Gosliner, T. M.; Pola, M. (2012). Diversification of filter-feeding nudibranchs: two remarkable new species ofMelibe(Opisthobranchia: Tethyiidae) from the tropical western Pacific. Systematics and Biodiversity. 10(3): 333-349., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/14772000.2012.717551 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPropemelibe Allan, 1932) Gosliner, T. M.; Smith, V. G. (2003). Systematic review and phylogenetic analysis of the nudibranch genus Melibe (Opisthobranchia: Dendronotacea) with descriptions of three new species. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences. 4(54): 302-356., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/scipubs/pdfs/v54/proccas_v54_n18.pdf [details]   

basis of record  (ofMeliboea [sic]) Forbes, E. (1838). Malacologia Monensis: a catalogue of the Mollusca inhabiting the Isle of Man and the neighbouring sea. Edinburgh: J. Carfrae and son pp. XII + 63 + 3 pl., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k99078x
page(s): 59 [details]