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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella polita (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 139859

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 editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor[unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulimoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulimidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella polita (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella Bowdich, 1822
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulima altimirai Nordsieck, 1977
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulima glaberrima Risso, 1826 (dubious synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulima intermedia Cantraine, 1835 (synonym)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEulima polita (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulima polita var. recta Requien, 1849
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella intermedia (Cantraine, 1835)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella recta (Réquien, 1849)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolygireulima polita (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRissoa sinuosa Scacchi, 1836 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbo politus Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, 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. 180-213 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZembra [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  parasite [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Melanella polita (Linnaeus, 1758)Specimen from Calahonda, Málaga, Spain (actual size 3.7 mm).
Melanella polita (Linn...

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:139859
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Melanella polita. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=139859 on 2014-12-20
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