Melanopsis jordanica var. parvula Bourguignat, 1884

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 210

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

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scientific name

Melanopsis jordanica var. parvula Bourguignat, 1884
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Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis jordanica var. parvula Bourguignat, 1884  [invalid]

Original source.

Bourguignat 1884: 142.

Type locality.

"Le Jourdain, à 4 kilomètres au-dessus de la Mer Morte; Ain-el-Mellaha, dans la plaine du Bahr-el-Houlé” [Jordan river, 4 km north of the Dead Sea; Aïn Mallahah, in the plains of the Hula valley], Israel.

Remarks.

Junior homonym of Melanopsis olivula parvula  Grateloup, 1838 (see Note 1). Heller et al. (2005: 245) considered the variety a synonym of Melanopsis lampra  Bourguignat, 1884.