Melanopsis confusa Strausz, 1941

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 77

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

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scientific name

Melanopsis confusa Strausz, 1941
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis confusa Strausz, 1941 

Original source.

Strausz 1941: 143.

Type horizon.

Transdanubian, Pannonian, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“Radmanest” (Fuchs 1870: 353) [Rădmănești], Romania.

Remarks.

Replacement name for Melanopsis fuchsi  Brusina, 1884, non Handmann, 1882 and Melanopsis hungarica  Pallary, 1916, non Kormos, 1904, which were in turn introduced for Melania costata  sensu Fuchs, 1870, non Olivier, 1804 (see also Strausz 1942; Neubauer et al. 2014a).