Melanopsis pyrum Neumayr in Neumayr & Paul, 1875

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 231

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.602.8136

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scientific name

Melanopsis pyrum Neumayr in Neumayr & Paul, 1875
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis pyrum Neumayr in Neumayr & Paul, 1875 

Original source.

Neumayr and Paul 1875: 48, pl. 8, fig. 33.

Type horizon.

Cernikian, Pliocene.

Type locality.

“Čaplathal bei Podwin" [ Čaplja trench near Slavonski Brod], Croatia.

Remarks.

The species epithet is a noun in apposition ( pyrum  = Latin “pear”) and needs not to agree in gender with the generic name (Art. 31.2.1).