Melanopsis friedeli Brusina, 1885

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 125

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/6B100823-EA13-7F7D-58A0-4B57639B5E2A

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scientific name

Melanopsis friedeli Brusina, 1885
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis friedeli Brusina, 1885 

Original source.

Brusina 1885: 160.

Type horizon.

Cernikian, Pliocene.

Type locality.

"Kravarsko und Podvornica", Croatia.

Types.

Milan et al. (1974: 91) defined a neotype based on the specimens illustrated by Brusina (1897: 8, pl. 6, figs 5-8) because the specimen from 1885 was apparently lost. The type fixation is insufficient with respect to Art. 75.3 of the Code. The specimen is stored in the Croatian Natural History Museum, Zagreb, coll. no. 2998-644.