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 WoRMS 1404905
  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 biseriata
  10. Souto, 2019 Recent Atlantic Hayes FZ WoRMS 1354157
  11. Melicerita (Melicerita) blancoae
  12. Lopez Gappa, 1981 Recent S. Atlantic WoRMS 471172
  13. Melicerita (Melicerita) brasiliensis
  14. Vieira, Gordon, Souza & Haddad, 2010 Recent West Atlantic - Brazil WoRMS 468325
  15. Melicerita (Melicerita) charlesworthii
  16. Morris, 1843 Tertiary Europe WoRMS 1404906
  17. Melicerita (Melicerita) chathamensis
  18. Uttley & Bullivant, 1972 Recent New Zealand WoRMS 471175
  19. Melicerita (Melicerita) depressa
  20. De Blauwe & Gordon, 2014 Recent Antarctic - Weddell Sea WoRMS 768227
  21. Melicerita (Melicerita) digeronimoi
  22. Rosso, 1992 Recent Antarctica WoRMS 173315
  23. Melicerita (Melicerita) ejuncida
  24. Gordon, 1986 Recent Kermadec Is. WoRMS 472869
  25. Melicerita elliptica
  26. Maplestone, 1901 Neogene Miocene Australia Victoria WoRMS 1404908
  27. Melicerita (Melicerita) flabellifera
  28. Hayward & Winston, 1994 Recent Antarctica WoRMS 471173
  29. Melicerita (Melicerita) knoxi
  30. Uttley & Bullivant, 1972 Recent New Zealand WoRMS 471178
  31. Melicerita (Melicerita) latilaminata
  32. Rogick, 1956 Recent Antarctica WoRMS 173319
  33. Melicerita (Melicerita) lingulata
  34. Liu & Hu, 1991 Recent Antarctic WoRMS 768229
  35. Melicerita mutinensis
  36. (Namias, 1891) Neogene Pliocene Italy WoRMS 1412037
  37. Melicerita (Melicerita) obliqua
  38. (Thornely, 1924) Recent Antarctica WoRMS 173323
  39. Melicerita ortmanni
  40. Canu, 1908 Neogene Miocene Argentina WoRMS 1404909
  41. Melicerita (Melicerita) sorrentae
  42. Chapman & Crespin, 1928 Tertiary SE Australia WoRMS 1404907
  43. Melicerita (Melicerita) subantarctica
  44. d'Hondt, 1984 Recent Bouvet I. WoRMS 471179
  45. Melicerita (Melicerita) temaukeli
  46. Moyano, 1997 Recent Chile WoRMS 471176
  47. Melicerita (Melicerita) transversa
  48. De Blauwe & Gordon, 2014 Recent Antarctic - Weddell Sea WoRMS 768228
  49. Melicerita triforis
  50. Ortmann, 1900 Neogene Miocene Argentina WoRMS 1404910
[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
Modified on 30/6/2019 (Added M.biseriata, M.elliptica, M.mutinensis, M. triforis)
Modified on 8/6/2020 (Added WoRMS links)
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