Melanopsis bogdanowi Brusina, 1892

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 57

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Melanopsis bogdanowi Brusina, 1892


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis bogdanowi Brusina, 1892 

Original source.

Brusina 1892: 142.

Type horizon.

Middle Pannonian, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“Markuševec”, Croatia.


The illustrated syntypes are stored in the Croatian Natural History Museum, Zagreb, coll. no. 2538-184/1-3 (Milan et al. 1974: 100).


The name “bogdanovi” as mentioned in Wenz (1929: 2868) is an incorrect subsequent spelling.