Melanopsis elongata Doncieux, 1908

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 111

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Melanopsis elongata Doncieux, 1908


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis elongata Doncieux, 1908  [invalid]

Original source.

Doncieux 1908: 202, pl. 11, fig. 10.

Type horizon.

Middle Lutetian, Eocene.

Type locality.

"Au Nord d’Albas”, France.


Junior homonym of Melanopsis buccinoidea elongata  Férussac, 1822. Pallary (1916: 82) introduced Melanopsis sublongata  [sic] as replacement name.