Melanopsis grateloupii " mentioned in Hoeninghaus (1831: 142)

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 135

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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scientific name

Melanopsis grateloupii " mentioned in Hoeninghaus (1831: 142)
status

[unavailable]

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

† " Melanopsis grateloupii " mentioned in Hoeninghaus (1831: 142)  [unavailable]

Horizon.

Burdigalian, early Miocene (?).

Locality.

“Dax”, France.

Remarks.

Nomen nudum. Grateloup (1838: 139) listed the name (as “gratelupii”) in synonymy of Melanopsis aquensis  Grateloup, 1838. Wenz (1929: 2774) synonymized the name (as “grateloupi”) with " Melanopsis major  Férussac, 1823", which is not an available name.