Melanopsis similis Pallary, 1916

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 253

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:65EFA276-7345-4AC6-9B78-DBE7E98D6103

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/86E5FEA4-031C-C266-1E1E-47E5067EBB6E

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scientific name

Melanopsis similis Pallary, 1916
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis similis Pallary, 1916 

Original source.

Pallary 1916: 84.

Type horizon.

Pannonian, zone B–D, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“Leobersdorf” ( Handmann 1887), Austria.

Remarks.

Replacement name for Melanopsis plicatula  Handmann, 1887, non Brusina, 1874. Wenz (1929: 2674) considered the taxon as a junior synonym of Melanopsis bouei  Férussac, 1823.