WoRMS taxon details

Melithaeidae Gray, 1870

196230  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196230)

accepted
Family
Melitodidae (synonym)
Subfamily Asperaxinae Alderslade, 2006
Subfamily Melithaeinae Alderslade, 2006
  » Genus Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
    » Species Melithaea acuta (Gray, 1870)
    » Species Melithaea africana (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea akalyx (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea albitincta (Ridley, 1884)
    » Species Melithaea amboinensis (Hentschel, 1903)
    » Species Melithaea andamanensis (van Ofwegen, 1987)
    » Species Melithaea arborea (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea atrorubens (Gray, 1870)
    » Species Melithaea aurantia (Esper, 1798)
    » Species Melithaea australis (Gray, 1868)
    » Species Melithaea baladea (Grasshoff, 1999)
    » Species Melithaea bicolor (Nutting, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea biserialis (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea boninensis Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015
    » Species Melithaea braueri (Kükenthal, 1919)
    » Species Melithaea caledonica Grasshoff, 1999
    » Species Melithaea capensis (Studer, 1878)
    » Species Melithaea cinquemiglia (Grasshoff, 1999)
    » Species Melithaea clavigera (Ridley, 1884)
    » Species Melithaea coccinea (Ellis & Solander, 1786)
    » Species Melithaea contorta (Dean, 1932)
    » Species Melithaea corymbosa (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea delicata (Hickson, 1940)
    » Species Melithaea dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758)
    » Species Melithaea divaricata (Gray, 1859)
    » Species Melithaea doederleini Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015
    » Species Melithaea dubia (Broch, 1916)
    » Species Melithaea ellisi (Hickson, 1937)
    » Species Melithaea elongata (Gray, 1859)
    » Species Melithaea erythraea (Ehrenberg, 1834)
    » Species Melithaea esperi (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melithaea flabellata (Gray, 1870)
    » Species Melithaea flabellum (Thomson & Mackinnon, 1910)
    » Species Melithaea formosa (Nutting, 1911)
    » Species Melithaea fragilis (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melithaea frondosa (Brundin, 1896)
    » Species Melithaea furcata (Thomson, 1916)
    » Species Melithaea gracilis (Gray, 1859)
    » Species Melithaea gracillima (Ridley, 1884)
    » Species Melithaea haddoni (Hickson, 1937)
    » Species Melithaea harbereri (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea hendersoni Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014
    » Species Melithaea hicksoni (Nutting, 1911)
    » Species Melithaea isonoi Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015
    » Species Melithaea japonica (Verrill, 1865)
    » Species Melithaea keramaensis Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015 †
    » Species Melithaea klunzingeri (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea kuea (Grasshoff, 1999)
    » Species Melithaea laevis (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melithaea linearis (Gray, 1870)
    » Species Melithaea mabahissi (Hickson, 1940)
    » Species Melithaea maldivensis (van Ofwegen, 1987)
    » Species Melithaea mcqueeni Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014
    » Species Melithaea mertoni (Kükenthal, 1909)
    » Species Melithaea modesta (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea moluccana (Kükenthal, 1896)
    » Species Melithaea mutsu (Minobe, 1929)
    » Species Melithaea nodosa (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melithaea nuttingi (Hickson, 1937)
    » Species Melithaea occidentalis Duchassaing, 1870
    » Species Melithaea ochracea (Linnaeus, 1758)
    » Species Melithaea omanensis (van Ofwegen, 1987)
    » Species Melithaea ornata (Thomson & Simpson, 1909)
    » Species Melithaea ouvea (Grasshoff, 1999)
    » Species Melithaea oyeni Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015
    » Species Melithaea philippinensis (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melithaea planiloca (Ridley, 1888)
    » Species Melithaea planoregularis (Kükenthal, 1909)
    » Species Melithaea pulchella (Thomson & Simpson, 1909)
    » Species Melithaea pulchra (Hickson, 1937)
    » Species Melithaea ramulosa (Kükenthal, 1909)
    » Species Melithaea retifera (Lamarck, 1816)
    » Species Melithaea robusta (Shann, 1912)
    » Species Melithaea roemeri (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea rubeola (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melithaea rubra (Esper, 1789)
    » Species Melithaea rubrinodis (Gray, 1859)
    » Species Melithaea rugosa (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melithaea ryukyuensis Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015
    » Species Melithaea sagamiensis Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015
    » Species Melithaea sanguinea (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea satsumaensis Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015
    » Species Melithaea serrata (Ridley, 1884)
    » Species Melithaea shanni Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014
    » Species Melithaea sinaica (Grasshoff, 2000)
    » Species Melithaea singularis (Thomson, 1916)
    » Species Melithaea sinuata (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melithaea spinosa (Kükenthal, 1878)
    » Species Melithaea splendens (Thomson & McQueen, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea spongiosa (Nutting, 1911)
    » Species Melithaea squamata (Nutting, 1911)
    » Species Melithaea squarrosa (Kükenthal, 1909)
    » Species Melithaea stiasnyi (van Ofwegen, 1989)
    » Species Melithaea stormii (Studer, 1895)
    » Species Melithaea studeri (Nutting, 1911)
    » Species Melithaea suensoni Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015
    » Species Melithaea superba (Kükenthal, 1919)
    » Species Melithaea tanseii Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015
    » Species Melithaea tenella (Dana, 1846)
    » Species Melithaea tenuis (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea textiformis (Lamarck, 1815)
    » Species Melithaea thomsoni (Broch, 1916)
    » Species Melithaea thorpeae Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014
    » Species Melithaea tokaraensis Matsumoto & van Ofwegen, 2015
    » Species Melithaea tongaensis (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea triangulata (Nutting, 1911)
    » Species Melithaea trilineata (Thomson, 1917)
    » Species Melithaea undulata (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea valdiviae (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea variabilis (Hickson, 1905)
    » Species Melithaea virgata (Verrill, 1846)
    » Species Melithaea wrighti Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014
    » Species Melithaea zimmeri (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melithaea squamosa Nutting (nomen nudum, nomen nudum)
    » Species Melithaea confusum (Moroff, 1902) accepted as Melithaea japonica (Verrill, 1865) (Synonym)
    » Species Melithaea densa (Kükenthal, 1908) accepted as Melithaea japonica (Verrill, 1865) (Synonym)
    » Species Melithaea flabellifera (Kükenthal, 1908) accepted as Melithaea japonica (Verrill, 1865) (Synonym)
    » Species Melithaea formosum (Moroff, 1902) accepted as Melithaea japonica (Verrill, 1865) (Synonym)
    » Species Melithaea modesta (Nutting, 1911) accepted as Melithaea planoregularis (Kükenthal, 1909) (synonym)
    » Species Melithaea splendens (Nutting, 1911) accepted as Melithaea mcqueeni Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014 (synonym)
    » Species Melithaea sulphurea (Studer, 1895) accepted as Melithaea stormii (Studer, 1895) (synonym)
  » Genus Acabaria Gray, 1859 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria amboinensis Hentschel, 1903 accepted as Melithaea amboinensis (Hentschel, 1903) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria andamanensis van Ofwegen, 1987 accepted as Melithaea andamanensis (van Ofwegen, 1987) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria australis (Gray, 1868) accepted as Melithaea australis (Gray, 1868) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria baladea Grasshoff, 1999 accepted as Melithaea baladea (Grasshoff, 1999) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria bicolor (Nutting, 1908) accepted as Melithaea bicolor (Nutting, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria biserialis Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea biserialis (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria capensis (Studer, 1878) accepted as Melithaea capensis (Studer, 1878) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria cinquemiglia Grasshoff, 1999 accepted as Melithaea cinquemiglia (Grasshoff, 1999) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria confusum Moroff, 1902 accepted as Melithaea confusum (Moroff, 1902) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria corymbosa Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea corymbosa (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria crosslandi Stiasny, 1938 accepted as Acabaria splendens (Thomson & McQueen, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria dakini Thorpe, 1928 accepted as Zignisis Alderslade, 1998
    » Species Acabaria delicata Hickson, 1940 accepted as Melithaea delicata (Hickson, 1940) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria divaricata Gray, 1859 accepted as Melithaea divaricata (Gray, 1859) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria erythaea accepted as Acabaria erythraea (Ehrenberg, 1834) (Spelling mistake)
    » Species Acabaria erythraea (Ehrenberg, 1834) accepted as Melithaea erythraea (Ehrenberg, 1834) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria flabellum (Thomson & Mackinnon, 1910) accepted as Melithaea flabellum (Thomson & Mackinnon, 1910) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria formosa Nutting, 1911 accepted as Melithaea formosa (Nutting, 1911) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria formosum Moroff, 1902 accepted as Melithaea formosum (Moroff, 1902) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria fragilis Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Melithaea fragilis (Wright & Studer, 1889) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria frondosa (Brundin, 1896) accepted as Melithaea frondosa (Brundin, 1896) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria furcata (Thomson, 1916) accepted as Melithaea furcata (Thomson, 1916) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria gracillima (Ridley, 1884) accepted as Melithaea gracillima (Ridley, 1884) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria haddoni Hickson, 1937 accepted as Melithaea haddoni (Hickson, 1937) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria harbereri Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea harbereri (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria hicksoni Nutting, 1911 accepted as Melithaea hicksoni (Nutting, 1911) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria japonica (Verrill, 1865) accepted as Melithaea japonica (Verrill, 1865) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria kuea Grasshoff, 1999 accepted as Melithaea kuea (Grasshoff, 1999) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria laevis Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Melithaea laevis (Wright & Studer, 1889) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria mabahissi Hickson, 1940 accepted as Melithaea mabahissi (Hickson, 1940) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria modesta Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea modesta (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria nodosa Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Melithaea nodosa (Wright & Studer, 1889) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria nuttingi Hickson, 1937 accepted as Melithaea nuttingi (Hickson, 1937) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria ouvea Grasshoff, 1999 accepted as Melithaea ouvea (Grasshoff, 1999) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria philippinensis (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Melithaea philippinensis (Wright & Studer, 1889) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria planoregularis Kükenthal, 1909 accepted as Melithaea planoregularis (Kükenthal, 1909) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria pulchra Hickson, 1937 accepted as Melithaea pulchra (Hickson, 1937) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria ramulosa Kükenthal, 1909 accepted as Melithaea ramulosa (Kükenthal, 1909) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria robusta (Shann, 1912) accepted as Melithaea robusta (Shann, 1912) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria rubeola (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Melithaea rubeola (Wright & Studer, 1889) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria rubra Esper, 1789 accepted as Melithaea rubra (Esper, 1789) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria serrata Ridley, 1884 accepted as Melithaea serrata (Ridley, 1884) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria sinaica Grasshoff, 2000 accepted as Melithaea sinaica (Grasshoff, 2000) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria splendens (Thomson & McQueen, 1908) accepted as Melithaea splendens (Thomson & McQueen, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria squarrosa Kükenthal, 1909 accepted as Melithaea squarrosa (Kükenthal, 1909) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria tenuis Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea tenuis (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria triangulata Nutting, 1911 accepted as Melithaea triangulata (Nutting, 1911) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria undulata Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea undulata (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria valdiviae Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea valdiviae (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Acabaria variabilis (Hickson, 1905) accepted as Melithaea variabilis (Hickson, 1905) (synonym)
  » Genus Birotulata Nutting, 1911 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
  » Genus Clathraria Gray, 1859 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
    » Species Clathraria acuta Gray, 1870 accepted as Melithaea acuta (Gray, 1870) (synonym)
    » Species Clathraria akalyx Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea akalyx (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Clathraria atrorubens (Gray, 1870) accepted as Melithaea atrorubens (Gray, 1870) (synonym)
    » Species Clathraria elongata (Gray, 1859) accepted as Melithaea elongata (Gray, 1859) (synonym)
    » Species Clathraria maldivensis van Ofwegen, 1987 accepted as Melithaea maldivensis (van Ofwegen, 1987) (synonym)
    » Species Clathraria omanensis van Ofwegen, 1987 accepted as Melithaea omanensis (van Ofwegen, 1987) (synonym)
    » Species Clathraria planiloca (Ridley, 1888) accepted as Melithaea planiloca (Ridley, 1888) (synonym)
    » Species Clathraria robusta Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Melithaea shanni Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014 (synonym)
    » Species Clathraria roemeri Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea roemeri (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Clathraria rubrinodis Gray, 1859 accepted as Melithaea rubrinodis (Gray, 1859) (synonym)
  » Genus Melitella Gray, 1859 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
  » Genus Melitodes Verrill, 1864 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
    » Species Melitodes africana (Kükenthal, 1908) accepted as Melithaea africana (Kükenthal, 1908)
    » Species Melitodes contorta Dean, 1932 accepted as Melithaea contorta (Dean, 1932)
    » Species Melitodes esperi (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Melithaea esperi (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melitodes flabellum Thomson & Mackinnon, 1910 accepted as Acabaria flabellum (Thomson & Mackinnon, 1910)
    » Species Melitodes mertoni (Kükenthal, 1910) accepted as Melithaea mertoni (Kükenthal, 1909)
    » Species Melitodes modesta (Nutting, 1911) accepted as Melithaea planoregularis (Kükenthal, 1909) (synonym)
    » Species Melitodes philippinensis Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Melithaea philippinensis (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melitodes rugosa Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Melithaea rugosa (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melitodes sinuata Wright & Studer, 1889 accepted as Melithaea sinuata (Wright & Studer, 1889)
    » Species Melitodes splendens Thomson & McQueen, 1908 accepted as Melithaea splendens (Thomson & McQueen, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Melitodes squamata (Nutting, 1911) accepted as Melithaea squamata (Nutting, 1911)
    » Species Melitodes stormii (Studer, 1895) accepted as Melithaea stormii (Studer, 1895)
    » Species Melitodes sulphurea (Studer, 1895) accepted as Melithaea stormii (Studer, 1895)
    » Species Melitodes variabilis Hickson, 1905 accepted as Melithaea variabilis (Hickson, 1905) (synonym)
  » Genus Mopsella Gray, 1857 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella aurantia (Esper, 1798) accepted as Melithaea aurantia (Esper, 1798) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella clavigera Ridley, 1884 accepted as Melithaea clavigera (Ridley, 1884) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Melithaea dichotoma (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella gracilis Gray, 1859 accepted as Melithaea gracilis (Gray, 1859) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella hicksoni Thorpe, 1928 accepted as Melithaea thorpeae Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014 (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella klunzingeri Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea klunzingeri (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella retifera (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Melithaea retifera (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella robusta (Shann, 1912) accepted as Melithaea robusta (Shann, 1912) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella rubeola (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Melithaea rubeola (Wright & Studer, 1889) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella sanguinea Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea sanguinea (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella singularis Thomson, 1916 accepted as Melithaea singularis (Thomson, 1916) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella sinuata (Wright & Studer, 1889) accepted as Melithaea sinuata (Wright & Studer, 1889) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella spinosa Kükenthal, 1878 accepted as Melithaea spinosa (Kükenthal, 1878) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella spongiosa Nutting, 1911 accepted as Melithaea spongiosa (Nutting, 1911) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella studeri Nutting, 1911 accepted as Melithaea studeri (Nutting, 1911) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella textiformis (Lamarck, 1815) accepted as Melithaea textiformis (Lamarck, 1815) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella triangulata (Nutting, 1911) accepted as Melithaea triangulata (Nutting, 1911) (synonym)
    » Species Mopsella zimmeri Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea zimmeri (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
  » Genus Pleurocoralloides Moroff, 1902 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857
  » Genus Wrightella Gray, 1870 accepted as Melithaea Milne Edwards, 1857 (synonym)
    » Species Wrightella braueri Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Melithaea braueri (Kükenthal, 1919) (synonym)
    » Species Wrightella coccinea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) accepted as Melithaea coccinea (Ellis & Solander, 1786) (synonym)
    » Species Wrightella dubia (Broch, 1916) accepted as Melithaea dubia (Broch, 1916) (synonym)
    » Species Wrightella fragilis Thomson, 1917 accepted as Melithaea wrighti Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014 (synonym)
    » Species Wrightella furcata Thomson, 1916 accepted as Melithaea furcata (Thomson, 1916) (synonym)
    » Species Wrightella robusta Shann, 1912 accepted as Melithaea shanni Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014
    » Species Wrightella stiasnyi van Ofwegen, 1989 accepted as Melithaea stiasnyi (van Ofwegen, 1989) (synonym)
    » Species Wrightella superba Kükenthal, 1919 accepted as Melithaea superba (Kükenthal, 1919) (synonym)
    » Species Wrightella tongaensis Kükenthal, 1908 accepted as Melithaea tongaensis (Kükenthal, 1908) (synonym)
    » Species Wrightella trilineata Thomson, 1917 accepted as Melithaea trilineata (Thomson, 1917) (synonym)
    » Species Wrightella variabilis Thomson & Henderson, 1906 accepted as Melithaea hendersoni Reijnen, McFadden, Hermanlimianto & van Ofwegen, 2014 (synonym)
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Cordeiro, R.; van Ofwegen, L.; Williams, G. (2019). World List of Octocorallia. Melithaeidae Gray, 1870. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196230 on 2019-02-23
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