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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulicoides melleus (Coquillett, 1901) 
AphiaID: 494567

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexapoda (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorInsecta (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPterygota (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiptera (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNematocera (Suborder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCulicomorpha (Infraorder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCeratopogonidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCeratopogoninae (Subfamily) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCulicoides (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulicoides melleus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCulicoides Latreille, 1809
Source  basis of record Cheng, L. (Ed.) (1976). Marine insects. North-Holland Publishing Company: Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 0-444-11213-8. XII, 581 pp., available online at http://repositories.cdlib.org/sio/techreport/48/ [details]

Environment marine, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (9 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the United States and in the Bahamas, Culicoides melleus larvae are found in the intertidal zone on sheltered beaches. They are confined to sand in the intertidal zone. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:494567
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-08-12 06:35:36Z  created  Cheng, Lanna
2010-08-23 06:34:28Z  changed  Cheng, Lanna
  
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  Citation: Cheng, L. (2014). Culicoides melleus (Coquillett, 1901). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=494567 on 2014-12-22
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