Melanopsis vindobonensis var. contecta Handmann, 1882

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 80

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

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scientific name

Melanopsis vindobonensis var. contecta Handmann, 1882
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis vindobonensis var. contecta Handmann, 1882 

Original source.

Handmann 1882: 554.

Type horizon.

Pannonian, zone D, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“Kottingbrunn”, Austria.

Remarks.

Wenz (1929: 2848) considered the taxon as a junior synonym of Melanopsis vindobonensis  Fuchs, 1870. Note that Wenz gave the name as " costata  ", which is an incorrect subsequent spelling.