WoRMS name details

Mellita longifissa Michelin, 1858

513384  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:513384)

 unaccepted (transferred to Lanthonia)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Michelin, H. 1858. Revue des espèces connues et nouvelles du genre Mellita, famille des clypéastroides. Rev. et mag. de zool. (2). X. pl. 8. 358-364, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19550#page/362/mode/1up
page(s): 360-361; pl. 8: fig. 1a-c [details]   
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Mellita longifissa Michelin, 1858. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=513384 on 2018-06-22
Date
action
by
2010-09-07 08:24:41Z
created
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z
changed
2016-06-29 06:17:15Z
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original description Michelin, H. 1858. Revue des espèces connues et nouvelles du genre Mellita, famille des clypéastroides. Rev. et mag. de zool. (2). X. pl. 8. 358-364, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19550#page/362/mode/1up
page(s): 360-361; pl. 8: fig. 1a-c [details]   

basis of record Mortensen, T. (1948). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. IV, 2. Clypeasteroida. Clypeasteridæ, Arachnoidæ, Fibulariidæ, Laganidæ and Scutellidæ. 471 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 427-428 [details]   

redescription 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): 1006-1008 [details]   

status source Coppard, S. E. (2016). A new genus of mellitid sand dollar (Echinoidea: Mellitidae) from the eastern Pacific coast of the Americas. Zootaxa. 4111(2): 158-166., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4111.2.4
page(s): 160 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality