Melanopsis ovata Dunker, 1862

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 204

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

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scientific name

Melanopsis ovata Dunker, 1862
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis ovata Dunker, 1862 

Original source.

Dunker 1862: 150.

Type locality.

“Rotoitisee” [Lake Rotoiti], New Zealand.

Remarks.

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