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IRMNG taxon details

Melitidae Bousfield, 1973

111065  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:111065)

accepted
Family
Genus Abludomelita Karaman, 1981
Genus Allomelita Stock, 1984
Genus Alsacomelita G. Karaman, 1984 †
Genus Anchialella J.L. Barnard, 1979
Genus Armatomelita Labay, 2013
Genus Brachina Barnard & Williams, 1995
Genus Carnarimelita Bousfield, 1990
Genus Cottarellia Ruffo, 1994
Genus Cuneimelita Senna & Serejo, 2012
Genus Desdimelita Jarrett & Bousfield, 1996
Genus Dulichiella Stout, 1912
Genus Eriopisa Wrzesniovsky, 1890
Genus Exitomelita Tandberg, Rapp, Schander, Vader, Sweetman & Berge, 2011
Genus Fiha Stock, 1988
Genus Galapsiellus J.L. Barnard, 1976
Genus Josephosella Ruffo, 1985
Genus Megamoera Bate, 1862
Genus Melita Leach, 1814
Genus Melitoides Gurjanova, 1934
Genus Nainaloa Karaman & Barnard, 1979
Genus Norcapensis Bradbury & Williams, 1997
Genus Nurina Bradbury & Eberhard, 2000
Genus Paraniphargus Tattersall, 1925
Genus Parapherusa Stebbing, 1906
Genus Poropisa G. Karaman, 1984
Genus Quasimelita Jarrett & Bousfield, 1996
Genus Rotomelita J.L. Barnard, 1977
Genus Tegano Barnard & Karaman, 1982
Genus Verdeia Lowry & Springthorpe, 2007

Genus Boscia Leach, 1814 accepted as Melita Leach, 1814 (nomen nudum)
Genus Caledopisa Stock & Iliffe, 1995 accepted as Tegano Barnard & Karaman, 1982 (synonym)
Genus Caliniphargus Stout, 1913 accepted as Melita Leach, 1814
Genus Chloris Haswell, 1880 accepted as Parapherusa Stebbing, 1906
Genus Eriopis Wrzesniovsky, 1890 accepted as Eriopisa Stebbing, 1890 (spelling variation)
Genus Harmomia Haswell, 1879 accepted as Parapherusa Stebbing, 1906
Genus Harmonia Haswell, 1879 accepted as Parapherusa Stebbing, 1906
Genus Leptothoe Stimpson, 1854 accepted as Maera Leach, 1814
Genus Maerza Latreille in Cuvier, 1817 accepted as Maera Leach, 1814
Genus Megamaera Bate, 1862 accepted as Megamoera Bate, 1862
Genus Megoemera Thomson, 1893 accepted as Megamoera Bate, 1862
Genus Melia Billberg, 1820 accepted as Melita Leach, 1814
Genus Melite Latreille in Cuvier, 1817 accepted as Melita Leach, 1814
Genus Moera H. Milne Edwards, 1840 accepted as Maera Leach, 1814
Genus Muelleria Leach, 1814 accepted as Maera Leach, 1814
Genus Mulleria Leach, 1814 accepted as Maera Leach, 1814
Genus Mülleria Leach, 1814 accepted as Maera Leach, 1814
Genus Neogammaropsis Stout, 1913 accepted as Elasmopus Costa, 1853
Genus Quadrimarea accepted as Quadrimaera Krapp-Schickel & Ruffo, 2000
Genus Quadrus G. Karaman, 1984 accepted as Tegano Barnard & Karaman, 1982
Genus Raptor Gistl, 1848 accepted as Melita Leach, 1814
Genus Roropisa G. Karaman, 1984 accepted as Victoriopisa Karaman & Barnard, 1979
Genus Tabatzius McKinney & Barnard, 1977 accepted as Nuuanu J.L. Barnard, 1970
Genus Valettiella Griffiths, 1977 accepted as Nuuanu J.L. Barnard, 1970

Genus Cottesloe Barnard, 1974 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Maeropsis Chevreux, 1927 † (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Melitoides Gurjanova, 1936 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Meximaera Barnard, 1969 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Sriha Stock, 1988 (uncertain, unassessed)
Genus Vocitopisa (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2021). Melitidae Bousfield, 1973. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=111065 on 2021-09-28
Date
action
by
2006-11-05 23:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

basis of record WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

current name source Lowry unpublished list 2006 [details]   

extant flag source as per included genera [details]   

habitat flag source Lowry 2006 [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Crustacea (Subphylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Eumalacostraca (Subclass) > Peracarida (Superorder) > Amphipoda (Order) > Gammaridea (Suborder) > Melitidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Marine, sometimes brackish (Parker) [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]

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