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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe Rang, 1829 
AphiaID: 138547

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterobranchia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNudibranchia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDexiarchia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendronotida (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTritonioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethydidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe rosea Rang, 1829 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethydidae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChioraera Gould, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJacunia de Filippi, 1867
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)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPropemelibe Allan, 1932
Sources  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]

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

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 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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe japonica Eliot, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)
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
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)
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138547
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2010-10-16 15:09:18Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
2013-08-07 14:58:23Z  changed  Caballer, Manuel
  
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  Citation: Caballer, M.; Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Melibe Rang, 1829. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138547 on 2014-09-03
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