Melanopsis dissimilis Pallary, 1916

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

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Melanopsis dissimilis Pallary, 1916


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis dissimilis Pallary, 1916 

Original source.

Pallary 1916: 85.

Type horizon.

Langhian, middle Miocene.

Type locality.

“Ribarić” ( Neumayr 1869: 358), Croatia.


Replacement name for Melanopsis lyrata  Neumayr, 1869 [June], non Melanopsis lirata  Gassies, 1869 [January]. Both names are deemed to be identical after Art. 58.2.