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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBorelis melo (Fichtel & Moll, 1798) 
AphiaID: 480177

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhizaria (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForaminifera (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTubothalamea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiliolida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMiliolina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlveolinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlveolinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBorelis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBorelis de Montfort, 1808
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlveolina bradyi Silvestri, 1927 (opinion of Jones (1994))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlveolina haueri d'Orbigny, 1846 †
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlveolina melo (Fichtel & Moll, 1798)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlveolina pulchra d'Orbigny, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBorelis melanoides de Montfort, 1808
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBorelis pulchra (d'Orbigny, 1839) (Opinion of Jones (2013))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNautilus melo Fichtel & Moll, 1798 (foraminifer erroneously described in a mollusc genus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNautilus melo var. alpha Fichtel & Moll, 1798 (foraminifer erroneously described in a mollusc genus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNautilus melo var. beta Fichtel & Moll, 1798 (foraminifer erroneously described in a mollusc genus)
Sources  basis of record Jones, R.W. 1994. The Challenger Foraminifera. Oxford University Press, 149 p. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Bahamas
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNassau [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Maldives
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaldives [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Micronesia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGuam [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiscayne Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida Keys [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoloasses Reef [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Florida Keys [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRabbit Key Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBermuda Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJapanese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Borelis melo
Borelis melo
Borelis pulchra
Borelis pulchra
[image from synonym]
Alveolina melo
Alveolina melo
[image from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:480177
Taxonomic
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2010-06-19 07:49:03Z  created  Hayward, Bruce
  
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  Citation: Hayward, B. (2014). Borelis melo (Fichtel & Moll, 1798). In: Hayward, B.W., Cedhagen, T., Kaminski, M., Gross, O. (2014) World Foraminifera Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=480177 on 2014-10-22
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