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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaeinae Alderslade, 2007 
AphiaID: 746752

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnidaria (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthozoa (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOctocorallia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlcyonacea (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScleraxonia (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaeinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Subfamily
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaeidae Gray, 1870
Sources  original description Alderslade, P. (2007). New subfamilies and a new genus and species of Melithaeidae (Coelenterata: Octocorallia: Alcyonacea) with comparative data on the structure of both melithaeid and subergorgiid axes. Zootaxa. 1199: 19–47. [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea Milne Edwards, 1857

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcabaria Gray, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClathraria Gray, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitodes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMopsella Gray, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleurocoralloides Moroff, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWrightella Gray, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:746752
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2014-01-20 07:04:24Z  created  van Ofwegen, Leen
  
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  Citation: van Ofwegen, L. (2015). Melithaeinae Alderslade, 2007. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=746752 on 2015-03-31
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