Melanopsis strangei Reeve, 1860

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 262

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Melanopsis strangei Reeve, 1860


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis strangei Reeve, 1860 

Original source.

Reeve 1860: Section Melanopsis  , pl. 1, figs 3 a–b.

Type locality.

"New Zealand" [no locality indicated].


Suter (1893: 139) considered the taxon as a junior synonym of Zemelanopsis trifasciata  (Gray in Dieffenbach, 1843).