WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea philippinensis (Wright & Studer, 1889)

746508  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:746508)

accepted
Species
marine, fresh, terrestrial
van Ofwegen, L. (2014). Melithaea philippinensis (Wright & Studer, 1889). In: Cordeiro, R. (2017). World List of Octocorallia. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=746508 on 2017-12-16

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes philippinensis Wright & Studer, 1889) Wright, E. P.; Studer, T. (1889). Report on the Alcyonaria collected by H. M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876. Rep. Sci. Res. Voyage Challenger, Zool. 31(64), lxxii+ 314 pp., 43 pls. London. [details]   

new combination reference 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]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes philippinensis Wright & Studer, 1889) 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]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcabaria philippinensis (Wright & Studer, 1889)) L.P. van Ofwegen, S.D. Cairns & J. van der Land (eds). (2000-2007). as a contribution to UNESCO-IOC Register of Marine Organisms. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcabaria philippinensis (Wright & Studer, 1889)) Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype [from synonym] BMNH 1889.5.27.145, locality Philippines [view taxon]