MACROBEL
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Macrobel taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelita obtusata (Montagu, 1813) 
AphiaID: 102841

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeracarida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipoda > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenticaudata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadziida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadziidira > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHadzioidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelitidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelita > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelita obtusata
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAbludomelita obtusata (Montagu, 1813)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelita Leach, 1814
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Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (73 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Amphipod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature In the Dutch literature Abludomelita obtusata is mentioned as Melita obtusata . Karaman (1981) placed the latter species in a new genus namely Abludomelita [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:102841
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan-Santini, Denise
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  checked  Costello, Mark
  
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  Citation: Macrobel (2014). Melita obtusata (Montagu, 1813). In: Horton, T.; Lowry, J. & De Broyer, C. (2013 onwards) World Amphipoda Database. Accessed through: Taxa used on the Macrobel website at http://www.vliz.be/vmdcdata/macrobel/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=102841 on 2014-12-21