Melanopsis tortispina Papp, 1953

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 280

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Melanopsis tortispina Papp, 1953


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis tortispina Papp, 1953 

Original source.

Papp 1953b: 147, pl. 12, figs 18-20.

Type horizon.

Pannonian, zone F–G, late Miocene.

Type locality.

"Moosbrunn, N.- Ö.”, Austria.


Appeared first as nomen nudum (as Melanopsis bouei tortispina  ) in Papp (1951: 167).