Melanopsis subcostata Bourguignat, 1884

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 268

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/49B09319-0646-21DE-A7AA-3CF75E138C06

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scientific name

Melanopsis subcostata Bourguignat, 1884
status

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Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis subcostata Bourguignat, 1884  [invalid]

Original source.

Bourguignat 1884: 137.

Type locality.

"Dans l’Oronte” ( Lamarck 1822: 168) [in the Orontes river], Syria?

Remarks.

Introduced for Melania costata  sensu Lamarck, 1822, non Olivier, 1804. Junior homonym of Melanopsis subcostata  d’Orbigny, 1850. Pallary (1920b: 110-111) synonymized the species with Melania costata  (Olivier, 1804).