Melanopsis cosiana Pallary, 1925

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 83

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Melanopsis cosiana Pallary, 1925


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis cosiana Pallary, 1925  [invalid]

Original source.

Pallary 1925: 257.

Type horizon.


Type locality.

"Zwischen Pylle und Antimachia" ( Neumayr 1880b: 295) [between Pýli and Antimácheia, Kos Island], Greece.


Invalid replacement name for Melanopsis broti  Neumayr, 1880, "non Gassies, 1874", but Gassies had actually introduced his species as " Melanopsis brotiana  ".