WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe Rang, 1829

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

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

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe capucina Bergh, 1875 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe ocellata Bergh, 1888 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe fimbriata Alder & Hancock, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe japonica Eliot, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858) (uncertain synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe mirifica (Allan, 1932) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe pellucida Bergh, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe leonina (Gould, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe pellucida Burn, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe maugeana Burn, 1960 (Junior primary homonym of Melibe pellucida Bergh, 1904. Melibe maugeana Burn, 1960 is a replacement name)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe rangi Bergh, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe vexillifera Bergh, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe 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]   
Caballer, M.; Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2013). Melibe Rang, 1829. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138547 on 2017-12-13

Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-10-16 15:09:18Z
checked
2013-08-07 14:58:23Z
changed

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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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorChioraera 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorJacunia 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPropemelibe 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeliboea [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]