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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena Schumacher, 1817 
AphiaID: 205587

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 editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBuccinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongenidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongenidae Gill, 1871 (1854)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleodes Röding, 1798 (non Olivi, 1791)
Source  basis of record Nomenclator Zoologicus, available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]

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taxa (13)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena bicolor (Say, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena bispinosa (Philippi, 1844)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena corona (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena melongena (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena patula (Broderip & Sowerby, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena sprucecreekensis Tucker, 1994

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena (Volema) Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolema Röding, 1798
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena (Volema) hippocastanum (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalessa virgata (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena altispira Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena bicolor (Say, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena paradisaica (Röding, 1798) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolema paradisiaca Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena paradisiaca (Röding, 1798) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolema paradisiaca Röding, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena perspinosa Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena corona (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelongena pirum Dautzenberg, 1929 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791)
Environment marine
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:205587
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2002-01-03 17:34:20Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2012-01-11 17:52:07Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Melongena Schumacher, 1817. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205587 on 2014-10-21
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