WoRMS taxon details

Melampus Montfort, 1810

160366  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160366)

accepted
Genus
Bulimus coniformis Bruguière, 1789 accepted as Melampus coffea (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by original designation)
Species Melampus acinoides Morelet, 1889
Species Melampus adamsianus L. Pfeiffer, 1855
Species Melampus bidentatus Say, 1822
Species Melampus boholensis L. Pfeiffer, 1856
Species Melampus bullaoides (Montagu, 1808)
Species Melampus carolianus (Lesson, 1842)
Species Melampus castaneus (Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1816)
Species Melampus ceylonicus (Petit de la Saussaye, 1843)
Species Melampus coffea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Melampus concretus Morelet, 1882
Species Melampus cristatus L. Pfeiffer, 1855
Species Melampus cumingianus (Récluz, 1846)
Species Melampus exaratus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854
Species Melampus fasciatus (Deshayes, 1830)
Species Melampus flavus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Melampus flexuosus Crosse, 1867
Species Melampus floridanus L. Pfeiffer, 1856
Species Melampus granifer (Mousson, 1849)
Species Melampus granum Gassies, 1869
Species Melampus hypoleucus E. von Martens, 1897
Species Melampus liberianus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854
Species Melampus lividus (Deshayes, 1830)
Species Melampus luteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)
Species Melampus massauensis L. Pfeiffer, 1858
Species Melampus monile (Bruguière, 1789)
Species Melampus morrisoni Martins, 1996
Species Melampus mousleyi Berry, 1964
Species Melampus nucleolus Martens, 1865
Species Melampus nuxcastaneus Kuroda, 1949
Species Melampus olivaceus Carpenter, 1857
Species Melampus ovuloides Baird, 1873
Species Melampus paranus (J. P. E. Morrison, 1951)
Species Melampus parvulus L. Pfeiffer, 1856
Species Melampus pfeifferianus Morelet, 1860
Species Melampus phaeostylus Kobelt, 1869
Species Melampus philippii (Küster, 1844)
Species Melampus pulchellus (Petit de la Saussaye, 1843)
Species Melampus sculptus L. Pfeiffer, 1859
Species Melampus semiaratus Connolly, 1912
Species Melampus semiplicatus Pease, 1860
Species Melampus semisulcatus Mousson, 1869
Species Melampus sincaporensis L. Pfeiffer, 1855
Species Melampus tabogensis (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Melampus trilineatus Adams, 1852
Species Melampus triticeus (Philippi, 1845)
Species Melampus variabilis Gassies, 1863

Species Melampus brevis Gassies, 1863 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus bridgesii Carpenter, 1856 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus commodus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus fuscus (Küster, 1843) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus maurus (Küster, 1844) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus mitralis H. & A. Adams, 1854 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus mucronatus Gould, 1852 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus nitidulus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus obovatus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus pallescens G. B. Sowerby I, 1839 (taxon inquirendum, use in recent liteature currently undocumented)
Species Melampus pusillus (Gmelin, 1791) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus pyriformis (Petit de la Saussaye, 1843) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus striatus Pease, 1861 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus viola (Lesson, 1831) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus wilkei Dohrn, 1860 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Melampus zealandicus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 (taxon inquirendum)

Subgenus Melampus (Persa) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1855 represented as Melampus Montfort, 1810
Subgenus Melampus (Pira) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1855 represented as Melampus Montfort, 1810

Subgenus Melampus (Ophicardelus) Beck, 1838 accepted as Ophicardelus Beck, 1838 (superseded combination)
Subgenus Melampus (Rhodostoma) Swainson, 1840 accepted as Cassidula Férussac, 1821
Subgenus Melampus (Sayella) Dall, 1885 accepted as Sayella Dall, 1885 (original rank)
Subgenus Melampus (Tralia) accepted as Tralia Gray, 1840
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) striatus Pease, 1861 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) exaratus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 accepted as Melampus exaratus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 (superseded combination)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) semiplicatus Pease, 1860 accepted as Melampus semiplicatus Pease, 1860 (original combination)
Subgenus Melampus (Tralia) Gray, 1840 accepted as Tralia Gray, 1840
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) angistomus (Deshayes, 1830) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) elongatus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) infrequens (C. B. Adams, 1852) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) maurus (Küster, 1843) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) mitralis H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) nitidulus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) pusillus (Gmelin, 1791) (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) floridianus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 (nomen nudum)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) cingulatus (L. Pfeiffer, 1840) accepted as Melampus bullaoides (Montagu, 1808) (junior synonym)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) exiguus R. T. Lowe, 1832 accepted as Pseudomelampus exiguus (R. T. Lowe, 1832) (superseded combination)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) fasciatus (Deshayes, 1830) accepted as Melampus fasciatus (Deshayes, 1830) (superseded combination)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) granifer (Mousson, 1849) accepted as Melampus granifer (Mousson, 1849) (superseded combination)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) kuesteri Krauss in Küster, 1843 accepted as Melampus kuesteri (Krauss in Küster, 1843) accepted as Melampus lividus (Deshayes, 1830) (superseded combination)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) olivula (Küster, 1844) accepted as Melampus coffea (Linnaeus, 1758) (junior synonym)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) panamensis (C. B. Adams, 1852) accepted as Tralia panamensis (C. B. Adams, 1852) (superseded combination)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) pellucidus (D. Cooper, 1841) accepted as Leuconopsis pellucida (D. Cooper, 1841) (superseded combination)
  » Species Melampus (Tralia) pulchellus Petit de la Saussaye, 1843 accepted as Melampus pulchellus (Petit de la Saussaye, 1843) (superseded combination)
Species Melampus acutispira W. H. Turton, 1932 accepted as Melampus parvulus L. Pfeiffer, 1856 (junior synonym)
Species Melampus aequalis R. T. Lowe, 1832 accepted as Ovatella aequalis (R. T. Lowe, 1832) (original combination)
Species Melampus albus Gassies, 1865 accepted as Microtralia alba (Gassies, 1865)
Species Melampus avellana Morelet, 1882 accepted as Melampus lividus (Deshayes, 1830) (junior synonym)
Species Melampus biscayensis Fischer H., 1900 accepted as Pseudomelampus exiguus (R. T. Lowe, 1832) (synonym)
Species Melampus borealis Conrad, 1833 accepted as Myosotella myosotis (Draparnaud, 1801)
Species Melampus brachyspirus Möllendorff, 1894 accepted as Auriculastra brachyspira (Möllendorff, 1894) (original combination)
Species Melampus caffer (Küster, 1843) accepted as Melampus lividus (Deshayes, 1830) (junior synonym)
Species Melampus canariensis F. Nordsieck & Talavera, 1979 accepted as Pseudomelampus exiguus (R. T. Lowe, 1832) (synonym)
Species Melampus carneus Morelet, 1882 accepted as Melampus lividus (Deshayes, 1830)
Species Melampus ceylanicus [sic] accepted as Melampus ceylonicus (Petit de la Saussaye, 1843) (misspelling)
Species Melampus coffeus [sic] accepted as Melampus coffea (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Species Melampus coronatus C. B. Adams, 1849 accepted as Melampus monile (Bruguière, 1789) (junior synonym)
Species Melampus coronulus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 accepted as Melampus monile (Bruguière, 1789) (misspelling of original name Melampus coronatus C. B. Adams, 1849)
Species Melampus corticinus Morelet, 1877 accepted as Melampus granifer (Mousson, 1849) (junior synonym)
Species Melampus costellaris H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 accepted as Pleuroloba costellaris (H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854) (original combination)
Species Melampus duplicatus L. Pfeiffer, 1855 accepted as Auriculastra duplicata (L. Pfeiffer, 1855) (original combination)
Species Melampus dupontianus Morelet, 1875 accepted as Melampus parvulus L. Pfeiffer, 1856 (junior synonym)
Species Melampus ehrenbergianus Morelet, 1872 accepted as Melampus sincaporensis L. Pfeiffer, 1855 (junior synonym)
Species Melampus erythraeus Morelet, 1872 accepted as Melampus massauensis L. Pfeiffer, 1858 (junior synonym)
Species Melampus exiguus R. T. Lowe, 1832 accepted as Pseudomelampus exiguus (R. T. Lowe, 1832)
Species Melampus fortis Mousson, 1869 accepted as Melampus flavus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Melampus fricki L. Pfeiffer, 1859 accepted as Melampus sculptus L. Pfeiffer, 1859
Species Melampus gracilis R. T. Lowe, 1832 accepted as Myosotella myosotis (Draparnaud, 1801) (synonym)
Species Melampus graniferus accepted as Melampus granifer (Mousson, 1849) (incorrect grammatical agreement of specific epithet)
Species Melampus granum Morelet, 1872 accepted as Melampus moreleti Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927 accepted as Pedipes moreleti (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927) (junior primary homonym of Melampus granum Gassies, 1869)
Species Melampus hemphillii (Dall, 1884) accepted as Sayella hemphillii (Dall, 1884)
Species Melampus hyalinus Morelet, 1883 accepted as Auriculastra hyalina (Morelet, 1883) (original combination)
Species Melampus kuesteri (Krauss in Küster, 1843) accepted as Melampus lividus (Deshayes, 1830) (synonym)
Species Melampus lineatus Say, 1822 accepted as Melampus bidentatus Say, 1822
Species Melampus lucidus Pease, 1869 accepted as Microtralia lucida (Pease, 1869) (original combination)
Species Melampus microspira Pilsbry, 1891 accepted as Melampus coffea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Melampus monilis [sic] accepted as Melampus monile (Bruguière, 1789) (misspelling)
Species Melampus moreleti Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927 accepted as Pedipes moreleti (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927) (original combination)
Species Melampus nucleus (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Cassidula nucleus (Gmelin, 1791) (superseded combination)
Species Melampus nuxeastaneus Kuroda, 1949 accepted as Melampus nuxcastaneus Kuroda, 1949 (incorrect original spelling)
Species Melampus ordinarius Melvill & Ponsonby, 1901 accepted as Melampus lividus (Deshayes, 1830) (junior synonym)
Species Melampus patulus R. T. Lowe, 1832 accepted as Melampus luteus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)
Species Melampus radiolatus Morelet, 1860 accepted as Auriculastra radiolata (Morelet, 1860) (original combination)
Species Melampus semiauratus Connolly, 1912 accepted as Melampus semiaratus Connolly, 1912 (lapsus calami)
Species Melampus siamensis E. von Martens, 1865 accepted as Melampus sincaporensis L. Pfeiffer, 1855
Species Melampus singaporensis [sic] accepted as Melampus sincaporensis L. Pfeiffer, 1855 (misspelling)
Species Melampus stutchburyi L. Pfeiffer, 1856 accepted as Ophicardelus sulcatus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854
Species Melampus sulcatus Brazier, 1877 accepted as Ophicardelus sulcatus H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854
Species Melampus tetricus Morelet, 1864 accepted as Pleuroloba quoyi (H. Adams & A. Adams, 1855)
Species Melampus turritus Binney, 1859 accepted as Myosotella myosotis (Draparnaud, 1801)
Species Melampus umlaasianus (Krauss in Küster, 1843) accepted as Melampus lividus (Deshayes, 1830) (junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
masculine
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Melampus Montfort, 1810. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160366 on 2021-06-13
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2005-05-31 09:09:36Z
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2006-03-15 08:30:14Z
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2011-07-03 10:07:38Z
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2013-08-23 17:11:24Z
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2020-01-27 18:41:41Z
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2020-02-11 09:33:38Z
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original description  (of Melampus (Micromelampus) Möllendorff, 1898) Möllendorff, O. F. von. (1898). Verzeichnis der auf den Philippinen lebenden Landmollusken. <em>Abhandlungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft zu Görlitz.</em> 22: 26-208., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/58468236
page(s): 165 [details]   

original description  (of Tralia (Signia) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1855) Adams, H. & Adams, A. (1853-1858). <i>The genera of Recent Mollusca; arranged according to their organization</i>. London, van Voorst. Vol. 1: xl + 484 pp.; vol. 2: 661 pp.; vol. 3: 138 pls. [Published in parts: Vol. 1: i-xl (1858), 1-256 (1853), 257-484 (1854). Vol. 2: 1-92 (1854), 93-284 (1855), 285-412 (1856), 413-540 (1857), 541-661 (1858). Vol. 3: pl. 1-32 (1853), 33-72 (1954), 73-96 (1855), 97-112 (1856), 113-128 (1857), 129-138 (1858)]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3782650
page(s): vol. 2: 245 [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Jensen, R. H. (1997). A Checklist and Bibliography of the Marine Molluscs of Bermuda. Unp. , 547 pp [details]   

basis of record Frias Martins A.M. de. (1996). Anatomy and systematics of the Western Atlantic Ellobiidae (Gastropoda: Pulmonata). <em>Malacologia.</em> 37: 163-332., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13113594 [details]   
 
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