Melanopsis dispar Deshayes, 1862

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 101

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3BE49E80-F6F5-C946-82CE-91C2C528691F

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scientific name

Melanopsis dispar Deshayes, 1862
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis dispar Deshayes, 1862 

Original source.

Deshayes 1861 - 1864: 473, pl. 31, figs 29-30.

Type horizon.

Lutetian, Eocene.

Type locality.

“Brasles”, France.

Remarks.

Cossmann (1888: 279) and Wenz (1929: 2639) classified the species in the genus Faunus  Montfort, 1810 ( Pachychilidae  ).