Melicerita Milne Edwards, 1836

This page includes the subgenus Melicerita only; the subgenus Henrimilnella is included on a separate page.

Type species: Melicertina charlesworthii Morris, 1843. (The genus was defined by Milne Edwards with a species name, "Mélicérite de Charlesworth" which was not in binominal form).

This genus includes the species:

Synonyms Author Type Species
Pseudocellaria Livingstone, 1928 Aspidostoma obliquum Thornely, 1924
Meliceritina Ehrenberg, 1839
Ulidium Searles Wood, 1844

 

  1. Melicerita (Melicerita) acutimarginata
  2. MacGillivray, 1895 Tertiary Australia  
  3. Melicerita (Melicerita) alternans
  4. d'Hondt & Gordon, 1999 Recent New Caledonia WoRMS 472870
  5. Melicerita (Melicerita) angustiloba
  6. Tenison Woods, 1862 Tertiary
    Recent
    Australia WoRMS 471174
  7. Melicerita (Melicerita) atlantica
  8. Busk, 1884 Recent Patagonian Shelf WoRMS 471177
  9. Melicerita (Melicerita) blancoae
  10. Lopez Gappa, 1981 Recent S. Atlantic WoRMS 471172
  11. Melicerita (Melicerita) brasiliensis
  12. Vieira, Gordon, Souza & Haddad, 2010 Recent West Atlantic - Brazil WoRMS 468325
  13. Melicerita (Melicerita) charlesworthii
  14. Morris, 1843 Tertiary Europe  
  15. Melicerita (Melicerita) chathamensis
  16. Uttley & Bullivant, 1972 Recent New Zealand WoRMS 471175
  17. Melicerita (Melicerita) depressa
  18. De Blauwe & Gordon, 2014 Recent Antarctic - Weddell Sea WoRMS 768227
  19. Melicerita (Melicerita) digeronimoi
  20. Rosso, 1992 Recent Antarctica WoRMS 173315
  21. Melicerita (Melicerita) ejuncida
  22. Gordon, 1986 Recent Kermadec Is. WoRMS 472869
  23. Melicerita (Melicerita) flabellifera
  24. Hayward & Winston, 1994 Recent Antarctica WoRMS 471173
  25. Melicerita (Melicerita) knoxi
  26. Uttley & Bullivant, 1972 Recent New Zealand WoRMS 471178
  27. Melicerita (Melicerita) latilaminata
  28. Rogick, 1956 Recent Antarctica WoRMS 173319
  29. Melicerita (Melicerita) lingulata
  30. Liu & Hu, 1991 Recent Antarctic WoRMS 768229
  31. Melicerita (Melicerita) obliqua
  32. (Thornely, 1924) Recent Antarctica WoRMS 173323
  33. Melicerita (Melicerita) sorrentae
  34. Chapman & Crespin, 1928 Tertiary SE Australia  
  35. Melicerita (Melicerita) subantarctica
  36. d'Hondt, 1984 Recent Bouvet I. WoRMS 471179
  37. Melicerita (Melicerita) temaukeli
  38. Moyano, 1997 Recent Chile WoRMS 471176
  39. Melicerita (Melicerita) transversa
  40. De Blauwe & Gordon, 2014 Recent Antarctic - Weddell Sea WoRMS 768228
[Melicerita acutimarginata] [Melicerita angustiloba] [Melicerita charlesworthii]
Melicerita acutimarginata Melicerita angustiloba Melicerita charlesworthii
(thanks to Dennis Gordon, NIWA)

Melicerita brasiliensis at Cifonauta - Brazil.

Melicerita charlesworthi at Neogene Bryozoa of Britain.


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Edited by Phil Bock
Modified on 28/07/2014
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