Melanopsis carinata Sowerby, 1826

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 68

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Melanopsis carinata Sowerby, 1826


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis carinata Sowerby, 1826 

Original source.

Sowerby 1826-1829: 41, pl. 523, fig. 1.

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Type locality.

"In a well near Newport, Isle of Wight; [...] from Hampstead Cliff to Cowes, and [...] on the opposite Cliffs of Hampshire", United Kingdom.