Melania parvula Brot, 1874

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 209-210

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Melania parvula Brot, 1874


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melania parvula Brot, 1874 

Original source.

Brot 1874 - 1879: 13, pl. 1, figs 2-2a.

Type locality.

“Krain” [Carniola, a historical region that comprised parts of present-day Slovenia; no locality indicated].


Appeared first as a nomen nudum in Brot (1862). The name was not found in Rossmässler (1839), to whom Brot (1862, 1874) referred.