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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella cumingii (A. Adams, 1851) 
AphiaID: 217252

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)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella Bowdich, 1822
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalcis cumingii (A. Adams, 1851)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEulima conoidalis G. B. Sowerby II, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEulima cumingii A. Adams, 1851 (original combination)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEulima picta G. B. Sowerby II, 1866
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella conoidalis (Sowerby, 1865)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella dalli (Bartsch, 1917)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella picta (Sowerby, 1866)
Sources  basis of record Warén A. (1984) A generic revision of the family Eulimidae (Gastropoda, Prosobranchia). Journal of Molluscan Studies suppl. 13: 1-96.
page(s): 56 [details]

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Subspecies Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella cumingi medipacifica Pilsbry, 1917 accepted as Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanella medipacifica (Pilsbry, 1917)
Environment marine
Distribution 
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Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217252
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-03-10 09:48:29Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2010-11-07 09:23:04Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2011-07-23 09:55:03Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2013). Melanella cumingii (A. Adams, 1851). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217252 on 2014-04-16
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