Melanopsis pseudoscalaria Sandberger, 1886

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 227

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Melanopsis pseudoscalaria Sandberger, 1886


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis pseudoscalaria Sandberger, 1886 

Original source.

Sandberger 1886: 119.

Type horizon.

Oncophora  Beds, middle Burdigalian, early Miocene.

Type locality.

Rather unprecisely given as "Kirchberger Schichten Mährens” [Kirchberg Formation in Moravia] by Sandberger (1886). Later specified as “Oslawan” [Oslavany] by Rzehak (1893: 174), Czech Republic.