Trochus spiniger Sowerby in Sedgwick & Murchison, 1832

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 258-259

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

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scientific name

Trochus spiniger Sowerby in Sedgwick & Murchison, 1832
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Trochus spiniger Sowerby in Sedgwick & Murchison, 1832 

Original source.

Sedgwick and Murchison 1832: 418, pl. 38, fig. 15.

Type horizon.

Late Cretaceous.

Type locality.

“Gosau”, Austria.

Types.

Holotype (?) stored in the collection of the British Museum, coll. no. G 17908 ( Kollmann 1984: 58).

Remarks.

Kollmann (1984: 58) classified the species in the melanopsid genus Megalonoda  , which was there described as new.