WoRMS taxon details

Mellita isometra Harold & Telford, 1990

513043  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:513043)

accepted
Species
Mellita nummularia L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847a (possible senior synonym, but types lost & type locality not recorded)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Harold, A. S. & Telford, M. 1990. Systematics, phylogeny and biogeography of the genus Mellita (Echinoidea: Clypeasteroida). Journal of Natural History 24, 987-1026., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222939000770621
page(s): 1002-1005; figs. 11-13 [details]   
Type locality contained in Southeastern United States  
type locality contained in Southeastern United States [details]
Note East coast of North America, from Nantucket,...  
Type locality East coast of North America, from Nantucket, Massachusetts to Fort Lauderdale, Florida [details]
Type material HT: USNM E27948; PT: LACM 84-236.1, 84-236.2; MCZ 12050, 12051; USNM E37949 - E37953; ZMUC EE220-2, EE220-3 [details]
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Mellita isometra Harold & Telford, 1990. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=513043 on 2018-12-12
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original description Harold, A. S. & Telford, M. 1990. Systematics, phylogeny and biogeography of the genus Mellita (Echinoidea: Clypeasteroida). Journal of Natural History 24, 987-1026., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222939000770621
page(s): 1002-1005; figs. 11-13 [details]   

original description  (ofMellita nummularia L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847a) Agassiz, L. & Desor, P. J. E. 1847a. Catalogue raisonné des espèces, des genres, et des familles d'échinides. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Troisième Série, Zoologie 7, 129-168., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47980#page/133/mode/1up
page(s): 139 [details]   

basis of record Kroh, A. 2010. Index of Living and Fossil Echinoids 1971-2008. Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, Serie A 112, 195-470., available online at http://verlag.nhm-wien.ac.at/pdfs/112A_195470_Kroh.pdf
page(s): 302 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Type locality East coast of North America, from Nantucket, Massachusetts to Fort Lauderdale, Florida [details]

Type material HT: USNM E27948; PT: LACM 84-236.1, 84-236.2; MCZ 12050, 12051; USNM E37949 - E37953; ZMUC EE220-2, EE220-3 [details]