Melanopsis subcarinata Morris in Forbes, 1856

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 267

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

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scientific name

Melanopsis subcarinata Morris in Forbes, 1856
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Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis subcarinata Morris in Forbes, 1856  [invalid]

Original source.

Forbes 1856: 156, pl. 6, figs 5-6.

Type horizon.

Headon Beds, Priabonian, Eocene.

Type locality.

"Headon Hill", United Kingdom.

Remarks.

The description was evidently performed by Morris (see bottom of p. 156 in Forbes 1856). Junior homonym of Melanopsis subcarinata  Deshayes in Férussac, 1851.