WoRMS taxon details

Tethydidae Rafinesque, 1815

23125  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:23125)

accepted
Family
Fimbriidae O'Donoghue, 1926 (invalid: type genus a junior homonym)
Tethymelibidae Bergh, 1890 (not available: not based on a genus)
Genus Melibe Rang, 1829
  » Species Melibe arianeae Espinoza, DuPont & Valdés, 2013
  » Species Melibe australis (Angas, 1864)
  » Species Melibe bucephala Bergh, 1902
  » Species Melibe colemani Gosliner & Pola, 2012
  » Species Melibe coralophilia Gosliner & Pola, 2012
  » Species Melibe digitata Gosliner & V. G. Smith, 2003
  » Species Melibe engeli Risbec, 1937
  » Species Melibe leonina (Gould, 1852)
  » Species Melibe liltvedi Gosliner, 1987
  » Species Melibe maugeana Burn, 1960
  » Species Melibe megaceras Gosliner, 1987
  » Species Melibe minuta Gosliner & V. G. Smith, 2003
  » Species Melibe papillosa (de Filippi, 1867)
  » Species Melibe pilosa Pease, 1860
  » Species Melibe rosea Rang, 1829
  » Species Melibe tuberculata Gosliner & V. G. Smith, 2003
  » Species Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)
  » Species Melibe capucina Bergh, 1875 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Melibe ocellata Bergh, 1888 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Melibe fimbriata Alder & Hancock, 1864 accepted as Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858) (synonym)
  » Species Melibe japonica Eliot, 1913 accepted as Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858) (uncertain synonym)
  » Species Melibe mirifica (Allan, 1932) accepted as Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)
  » Species Melibe pellucida Bergh, 1904 accepted as Melibe leonina (Gould, 1852)
  » Species Melibe pellucida Burn, 1957 accepted as Melibe maugeana Burn, 1960 (Junior primary homonym of Melibe pellucida Bergh, 1904. Melibe maugeana Burn, 1960 is a replacement name)
  » Species Melibe rangi Bergh, 1875 accepted as Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)
  » Species Melibe vexillifera Bergh, 1880 accepted as Melibe viridis (Kelaart, 1858)
Genus Tethys Linnaeus, 1767
  » Species Tethys dominguensis Pruvot-Fol, 1954
  » Species Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767
  » Species Tethys occidentalis (Odhner, 1936)
  » Subgenus Tethys (Aplysia) accepted as Aplysia Linnaeus, 1767
  » Species Tethys capensis O'Donoghue, 1929 accepted as Aplysia juliana Quoy & Gaimard, 1832
  » Species Tethys cornigera Macri, 1816 accepted as Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (synonym)
  » Species Tethys extraordinaria Allan, 1932 accepted as Aplysia extraordinaria (Allan, 1932) (original combination)
  » Species Tethys fimbriata accepted as Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (misspelling)
  » Species Tethys hirasei Baba, 1936 accepted as Aplysia oculifera A. Adams & Reeve, 1850
  » Species Tethys leporina Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (ICZN opinion 200: suppressed under the plenary powers for the purposes of the principle of Priority only)
  » Species Tethys parthenopeia Macri, 1816 accepted as Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (synonym)
  » Species Tethys polyphylla Macri, 1816 accepted as Tethys fimbria Linnaeus, 1767 (synonym)

Genus Chioraera Gould, 1852 accepted as Melibe Rang, 1829
  » Species Chioraera dalli Heath, 1917 accepted as Melibe leonina (Gould, 1852)
  » Species Chioraera leonina Gould, 1852 accepted as Melibe leonina (Gould, 1852) (original combination)
Genus Fimbria O'Donoghue, 1926 accepted as Tethys Linnaeus, 1767 (invalid: junior homonym of Fimbria Megerle, 1811.)
  » Species Fimbria occidentalis Odhner, 1936 accepted as Tethys occidentalis (Odhner, 1936) (original combination)
Genus Jacunia de Filippi, 1867 accepted as Melibe Rang, 1829
  » Species Jacunia papillosa de Filippi, 1867 accepted as Melibe papillosa (de Filippi, 1867) (original combination)
Genus Melibaea accepted as Melibe Rang, 1829 (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Genus Meliboea [sic] accepted as Melibe Rang, 1829 (incorrect subsequent spelling [by Forbes, 1838] of Melibe Rang, 1829)
Genus Propemelibe Allan, 1932 accepted as Melibe Rang, 1829
marine
Nomenclature Original spelling (subfamily) Tethydia. Placed on the Official List by Opinion 1182 of ICZN (1981: 174), which also ruled...  
Nomenclature Original spelling (subfamily) Tethydia. Placed on the Official List by Opinion 1182 of ICZN (1981: 174), which also ruled that the name should be corrected to Tethydidae (Bouchet & Rocroi, 2005) [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Tethydidae Rafinesque, 1815. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=23125 on 2018-05-25
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-03-22 08:02:13Z
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2009-08-14 09:49:04Z
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2011-05-05 18:31:09Z
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original description  (ofMelibidae Forbes, 1844) Forbes E. (1844). Report on the Mollusca and Radiata of the Aegean sea, and on their distribution, considered as bearing on geology. Reports of the British Association for the Advancement of Science for 1843. 130-193., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12920789
page(s): 186; note: as Melibœadae [details]   

taxonomy source Goodheart, J. A.; Bazinet, A. L.; Valdés, Á.; Collins, A. G.; Cummings, M. P. (2017). Prey preference follows phylogeny: evolutionary dietary patterns within the marine gastropod group Cladobranchia (Gastropoda: Heterobranchia: Nudibranchia). BMC Evolutionary Biology. 17(1)., available online at https://doi.org/10.1186/s12862-017-1066-0 [details]   

basis of record Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2005). Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families. Malacologia. 47(1-2): 1-397 ISBN 3-925919-72-4. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofMelibidae Forbes, 1844) Bouchet P., Rocroi J.P., Hausdorf B., Kaim A., Kano Y., Nützel A., Parkhaev P., Schrödl M. & Strong E.E. (2017). Revised classification, nomenclator and typification of gastropod and monoplacophoran families. Malacologia. 61(1-2): 1-526. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofFimbriidae O'Donoghue, 1926) Bouchet P., Rocroi J.P., Hausdorf B., Kaim A., Kano Y., Nützel A., Parkhaev P., Schrödl M. & Strong E.E. (2017). Revised classification, nomenclator and typification of gastropod and monoplacophoran families. Malacologia. 61(1-2): 1-526. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofTethymelibidae Bergh, 1890) Bouchet P., Rocroi J.P., Hausdorf B., Kaim A., Kano Y., Nützel A., Parkhaev P., Schrödl M. & Strong E.E. (2017). Revised classification, nomenclator and typification of gastropod and monoplacophoran families. Malacologia. 61(1-2): 1-526. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature Original spelling (subfamily) Tethydia. Placed on the Official List by Opinion 1182 of ICZN (1981: 174), which also ruled that the name should be corrected to Tethydidae (Bouchet & Rocroi, 2005) [details]
 



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Japanese メリベウミウシ  [details]