Melanoptychia banatica Jekelius, 1944

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 46

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

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scientific name

Melanoptychia banatica Jekelius, 1944
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Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanoptychia banatica Jekelius, 1944  [invalid]

Original source.

Jekelius 1944: 139, pl. 58, figs 11-12.

Type horizon.

Early Pannonian, late Miocene.

Type locality.

"Turislav-Tal bei Soceni" [Turislav valley near Soceni], Romania.

Remarks.

Junior secondary homonym of Melanopsis banatica  Jekelius, 1944 (same work). Neubauer et al. (2014a: 462) considered both synonymous and gave priority to Melanopsis banatica  (since Melanoptychia  is considered as a synonym of Melanopsis  ).