WoRMS taxon details

Mellitestea Laseron, 1956

818371  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:818371)

accepted
Genus
Mellitestea simplex Laseron, 1956 (type by original designation)
marine
Laseron, C. F. (1956). The families Rissoinidae and Rissoidae (Mollusca) from the Solanderian and Dampierian zoogeographical provinces. <em>Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research.</em> 7 (3): 384-484. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Taxonomic remark Listed by Ponder & de Keyser (1992: 1022) as "incorrectly associated with Diala", and of "obscure relationships" as the...  
Taxonomic remark Listed by Ponder & de Keyser (1992: 1022) as "incorrectly associated with Diala", and of "obscure relationships" as the type species is known only from empty shells. [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Mellitestea Laseron, 1956. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=818371 on 2021-09-19
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original description Laseron, C. F. (1956). The families Rissoinidae and Rissoidae (Mollusca) from the Solanderian and Dampierian zoogeographical provinces. <em>Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research.</em> 7 (3): 384-484. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Ponder W.F. & de Keyzer R. (1992). A revision of the genus <i>Diala</i> (Gastropoda: Cerithioidea: Dialidae). <em>Invertebrate Taxonomy.</em> 6: 1019-1075., available online at https://doi.org/10.1071/IT9921019
page(s): 1022 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Taxonomic remark Listed by Ponder & de Keyser (1992: 1022) as "incorrectly associated with Diala", and of "obscure relationships" as the type species is known only from empty shells. [details]