Melanopsis dufouri var. cossoni f. ventricosior " mentioned in Westerlund (1886: 126)

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 293

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Melanopsis dufouri var. cossoni f. ventricosior " mentioned in Westerlund (1886: 126)
status

[unavailable]

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

" Melanopsis dufouri var. cossoni f. ventricosior " mentioned in Westerlund (1886: 126)  [unavailable]

Locality.

"Bei Valencia" [near Valencia], Spain.

Remarks.

Introduced as infrasubspecific taxon (forma below a variety), which is not ruled by the provisions of the Code. Moreover, the name is a nomen nudum; Westerlund apparently considered the name a descriptive term (ventricosior = Latin "more bulbous").