Hydrobia bodeica Tausch, 1886

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 55-56

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Hydrobia bodeica Tausch, 1886


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Hydrobia bodeica Tausch, 1886 

Original source.

Tausch 1886: 12, pl. 1, figs 47 a–c.

Type horizon.

Late Santonian–early Campanian, late Cretaceous.

Type locality.

"Csingerthal bei Ajka" [Csinger valley near Ajka], Hungary.


Bandel and Riedel (1994: 20) considered this taxon as a juvenile specimen and as a junior synonym of Melanopsis ajkaensis  Tausch, 1886.