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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelampus lividus (Deshayes, 1830) 
AphiaID: 215060

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 editorPulmonata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor[unassigned] Pulmonata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEllobioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEllobiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelampinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelampus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelampus Montfort, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuricula livida Deshayes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelampus caffer (Küster, 1843)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelampus kuesteri (Krauss in Küster, 1843)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelampus ordinarius Melvill & Ponsonby, 1901
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelampus umlaasianus (Küster, 1843)
Sources 
redescription Herbert, D. and D. Kilburn. 2004. Field guide to the land snails and slugs of eastern South Africa. Pietermaritzburg: Natal Museum. [v] + 336 pp. [details]

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Environment marine, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (32 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215060
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2001-11-17 14:06:08Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2001-12-09 09:59:46Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2013-08-26 15:13:53Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Melampus lividus (Deshayes, 1830). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215060 on 2014-07-30
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