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Echinoidea taxon details

Mellita tenuis H. L. Clark, 1940

422503  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:422503)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Clark, H. L. 1940a. A revision of the keyhole urchins (Mellita). Proceedings of the United States National Museum 89, 435-444. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7611735
page(s): 442-444 [details]   
Taxonomy Considered a subspecies of Mellita quinquiesperforata (Leske, 1778) by Mortensen (1948).  
Taxonomy Considered a subspecies of Mellita quinquiesperforata (Leske, 1778) by Mortensen (1948). [details]
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Mellita tenuis H. L. Clark, 1940. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/echinoidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=422503 on 2019-10-22
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2009-10-06 12:38:14Z
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original description Clark, H. L. 1940a. A revision of the keyhole urchins (Mellita). Proceedings of the United States National Museum 89, 435-444. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7611735
page(s): 442-444 [details]   

original description  (of Mellita quinquiesperforata tenuis H.L. Clark, 1940) Clark, H. L. 1940a. A revision of the keyhole urchins (Mellita). Proceedings of the United States National Museum 89, 435-444. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7611735
page(s): 442-444; pl. 60: fig. 2, pl. 61: fig. 2 [details]   

basis of record Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin & C. L. Mah. (2009). Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota.</em> Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   

status source Harold, A. S. & Telford, M. 1990. Systematics, phylogeny and biogeography of the genus Mellita (Echinoidea: Clypeasteroida). Journal of Natural History 24, 987-1026., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222939000770621
page(s): 999-1002 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Paratype (of Mellita quinquiesperforata tenuis H.L. Clark, 1940) MCZ 2543, geounit Gulf of Mexico [details]
Paratype (of Mellita quinquiesperforata tenuis H.L. Clark, 1940) MCZ 7570, geounit Gulf of Mexico [details]
Paratype (of Mellita quinquiesperforata tenuis H.L. Clark, 1940) USNM 33240, geounit Gulf of Mexico [details]
Paratype (of Mellita quinquiesperforata tenuis H.L. Clark, 1940) USNM E3287, geounit Gulf of Mexico [details]
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Considered a subspecies of Mellita quinquiesperforata (Leske, 1778) by Mortensen (1948). [details]
 

To NMNH Extant Collection (Mellita quinquesperforata tenuis USNM E05656 - dorsal)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Mellita quinquesperforata tenuis USNM E05656 - lateral)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]


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