Melanopsis cylindrata Blanckenhorn, 1897

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 92-93

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

publication LSID

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/9304DBA7-4508-9A52-0D26-44CFAB5D4555

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scientific name

Melanopsis cylindrata Blanckenhorn, 1897
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis cylindrata Blanckenhorn, 1897 

Original source.

Blanckenhorn 1897: 136, pl. 10, figs 22-24.

Type horizon.

Plio-Pleistocene.

Type locality.

"Im Rab zwischen Dschisr esch-Schurr und Kal 'at el-Mdik; [...] in der pliocänen Dreissensiaschicht von Dschisr esch-Schurr auf dem rechten Orontesufer" [in the Al Ghāb between Jisr Ash-Shughur and Qal’at al Maḑīq; in the Pliocene Dreissena  layer at Jisr Ash-Shughur at the right riverbank of the Orontes], Syria.