Melanopsis faseolaria Brot, 1868

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 120

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Melanopsis faseolaria Brot, 1868


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis faseolaria Brot, 1868 

Original source.

Brot 1868: 58, pl. 2, fig. 10.

Type locality.

“Persepolis”, Iran.


Brot attributed the authority to Parreyss, based on an "in schedis" determination by that author. However, from the following text it becomes clear that Brot is the author of the species.