Handmannia Cossmann, 1889

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 7

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:65EFA276-7345-4AC6-9B78-DBE7E98D6103

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/39619857-2E85-5700-D5A4-33A65E981DE1

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scientific name

Handmannia Cossmann, 1889
status

[invalid]

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Handmannia Cossmann, 1889  [invalid]

Original source.

Cossmann 1889: 1101.

Type species.

Melanopsis pygmaea  Hörnes, 1856, by original designation.

Remarks.

Established as a substitute name for Homalia  Handmann, 1887, which Cossmann (1899), despite being aware of the difference, treated as a junior homonym of " Homala  Schumacher" (actually Omala  Schumacher, 1817, unjustified emendation to " Homala  " by Agassiz 1847).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Order

Not

Family

Melanopsidae