WoRMS banner

WoRMS RSS feed RSS
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella Gray, 1870 
AphiaID: 205682

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctocorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonacea (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleraxonia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaeinae (Subfamily)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea Milne-Edwards, 1857
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaeinae Alderslade, 2007
Sources 
source of synonymy Reijnen, B.T.; McFadden, C.S.; Hermanlimianto, Y.T.; van Ofwegen, L.P. (2014). A molecular and morphological exploration of the generic boundaries in the family Melithaeidae (Coelenterata: Octocorallia) and its taxonomic consequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 70, 383–401. [details]

[show all]
Direct child
taxa (10)

[show all]
[sort alpha..]
 
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella braueri Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea braueri (Kükenthal, 1919)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella coccinea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea coccinea (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella dubia (Broch, 1916) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea dubia (Broch, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella fragilis Thomson, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea wrighti Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella furcata Thomson, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea furcata (Thomson, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella stiasnyi van Ofwegen, 1989 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea stiasnyi (van Ofwegen, 1989)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella superba Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea superba (Kükenthal, 1919)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella tongaensis Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea tongaensis (Kükenthal, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella trilineata Thomson, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea trilineata (Thomson, 1917)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella variabilis Thomson & Henderson, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea hendersoni Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205682
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-12-30 11:20:36Z  created  Osore, Kizzie
2005-06-01 21:18:29Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-09-16 09:11:12Z  changed  van Ofwegen, Leen
2014-01-10 09:03:38Z  changed  van Ofwegen, Leen
2014-01-20 07:04:24Z  changed  van Ofwegen, Leen
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: van Ofwegen, L. (2014). Wrightella Gray, 1870. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205682 on 2014-09-22
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License