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Melongena Schumacher, 1817

205587  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205587)

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Genus
Galeodes Röding, 1798 · unaccepted (invalid: junior homonym of...)  
invalid: junior homonym of Galeodes Olivi, 1791 [Arachnida]
Galeodes (Volema) · unaccepted

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  1. Species Melongena bispinosa (R. A. Philippi, 1844)
  2. Species Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791)
  3. Species Melongena melongena (Linnaeus, 1758)
  4. Species Melongena patula (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829)
  5. Subgenus Melongena (Myristica) Swainson, 1840 accepted as Volema Röding, 1798
    1. Subgenus Melongena (Pugilina) Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Pugilina Schumacher, 1817
      1. Species Melongena (Pugilina) morio (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Pugilina morio (Linnaeus, 1758)
    2. Subgenus Melongena (Rexmela) Olsson & Harbison, 1953 accepted as Melongena Schumacher, 1817
      1. Species Melongena (Rexmela) corona (Gmelin, 1791) represented as Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791)
    3. Subgenus Melongena (Volema) Röding, 1798 accepted as Volema Röding, 1798
      1. Species Melongena (Volema) hippocastanum (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Volema myristica Röding, 1798
    4. Species Melongena altispira Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1934 accepted as Melongena bicolor (Say, 1826) accepted as Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    5. Species Melongena belknapi Petit de la Saussaye, 1852 accepted as Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    6. Species Melongena bicolor (Say, 1826) accepted as Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    7. Species Melongena fasciata Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Melongena melongena (Linnaeus, 1758)
    8. Species Melongena paradisaica (Röding, 1798) accepted as Volema paradisiaca Röding, 1798 accepted as Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) (misspelling)
    9. Species Melongena paradisiaca (Röding, 1798) accepted as Volema paradisiaca Röding, 1798 accepted as Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) (previous combination)
    10. Species Melongena perspinosa Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1934 accepted as Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    11. Species Melongena pirum Dautzenberg, 1929 accepted as Volema pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) (unjustified emendation)
    12. Species Melongena sprucecreekensis J. K. Tucker, 1994 accepted as Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
    marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
    feminine
    Schumacher, C. F. (1817). Essai d'un nouveau système des habitations des vers testacés. <em>Schultz, Copenghagen.</em> iv + 288 pp., 22 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81329
    page(s): 64, 212 [details]   
    MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Melongena Schumacher, 1817. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205587 on 2024-04-24
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    2002-01-03 17:34:20Z
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    original description Schumacher, C. F. (1817). Essai d'un nouveau système des habitations des vers testacés. <em>Schultz, Copenghagen.</em> iv + 288 pp., 22 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81329
    page(s): 64, 212 [details]   

    original description  (of Galeodes Röding, 1798) Röding, P. F. (1798). Museum Boltenianum sive Catalogus cimeliorum e tribus regnis naturæ quæ olim collegerat Joa. Fried Bolten, M. D. p. d. per XL. annos proto physicus Hamburgensis. Pars secunda continens Conchylia sive Testacea univalvia, bivalvia & multivalvia. Trapp, Hamburg, viii + 199 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16230659 [details]   

    original description  (of Melongena (Rexmela) Olsson & Harbison, 1953) Olsson, A. A. & Harbison, A. (1953). Pliocene Mollusca of southern Florida with special reference to those from North Saint Petersburg. <em>Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 8: 1-457, pls. 1-65.
    page(s): 213 [details]   

    context source (PeRMS) Ramírez, R.; Paredes, C.; Arenas, J. (2003). Moluscos del Perú. <em>Revista de Biologia Tropical.</em> 51(supplement 3): 225-284. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

    additional source Clench, W. J. (1954). <i>Galeodes</i>, <i>Busycon</i> and <i>Melongena</i>. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 67(4): 139., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8514771 [details]   
     
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