Lyrcea H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 9

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Lyrcea H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Lyrcea H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 

Original source.

Adams and Adams 1853-1858: 310.

Original classification.

Subgenus of Melanopsis  .

Type species.

Melanopsis dufourii  Férussac, 1822, by subsequent designation by Cossmann (1909: 174).


" Lyrcaea  " as mentioned in Wenz (1929: 2647) and many other authors is an incorrect subsequent spelling.