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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes Verrill, 1864 
AphiaID: 291522

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes (Genus)
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, 2006
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., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2013.09.028 [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes africana (Kükenthal, 1908) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea africana (Kükenthal, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes contorta Dean, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea contorta (Dean, 1932)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes esperi (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea esperi (Wright & Studer, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes flabellum Thomson & Mackinnon, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcabaria flabellum (Thomson & Mackinnon, 1910) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea flabellum (Thomson & Mackinnon, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes mertoni (Kükenthal, 1910) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea mertoni (Kükenthal, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes modesta (Nutting, 1911) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea planoregularis (Kükenthal, 1909) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes philippinensis Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea philippinensis (Wright & Studer, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes rugosa Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea rugosa (Wright & Studer, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes sinuata Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea sinuata (Wright & Studer, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes splendens Thomson & McQueen, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea splendens (Thomson & McQueen, 1908) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes squamata (Nutting, 1911) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea squamata (Nutting, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes stormii (Studer, 1895) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea stormii (Studer, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes sulphurea (Studer, 1895) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea stormii (Studer, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes variabilis Hickson, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea variabilis (Hickson, 1905) (synonym)
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:291522
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Date   action   by
2008-01-18 06:52:52Z  created  Decock, Wim
2010-09-15 12:49:54Z  changed  van Ofwegen, Leen
2014-01-20 07:04:24Z  changed  van Ofwegen, Leen
2017-06-06 18:50:27Z  changed  Cordeiro, Ralf
  
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  Citation: Cordeiro, R.; van Ofwegen, L. (2017). Melitodes Verrill, 1864. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=291522 on 2017-10-22
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