WoRMS taxon details

Melithaeidae Gray, 1870

196230  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196230)

accepted
Family
Melitodidae (synonym)
Subfamily Asperaxinae Alderslade, 2006
Subfamily Melithaeinae Alderslade, 2006
  » Genus Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
  » Genus Acabaria Gray, 1859 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
  » Genus Anicella Gray, 1868 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
  » Genus Birotulata Nutting, 1911 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
  » Genus Clathraria Gray, 1859 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
  » Genus Melitella Gray, 1859 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
  » Genus Melitodes Verrill, 1864 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
  » Genus Mopsella Gray, 1858 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
  » Genus Pleurocoralloides Moroff, 1902 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
  » Genus Psilacabaria Ridley, 1884 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
  » Genus Wrightella Gray, 1870 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)

Genus Melitaea Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (incorrect spelling of Melitea Lamouroux, 1812 (pre-occupied by Melitaea Fabricius, 1807))
Genus Melitea Lamouroux, 1812 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (junior homonym of Melitea Péron & Lesueur, 1810)
marine
Gray, J. E. (1870). Catalogue of Lithophytes or stony corals in the collection of the British Museum. pp. 1-51., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/23832271
page(s): 3 [details]   
Cordeiro, R.; McFadden, C.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2021). World List of Octocorallia. Melithaeidae Gray, 1870. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196230 on 2021-12-02
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2005-12-30 14:07:12Z
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original description Gray, J. E. (1870). Catalogue of Lithophytes or stony corals in the collection of the British Museum. pp. 1-51., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/23832271
page(s): 3 [details]   

basis of record Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Japanese イソバナ科  [details]