Melanopsis elongata Gassies, 1874

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 109

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Melanopsis elongata Gassies, 1874


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis elongata Gassies, 1874  [invalid]

Original source.

Gassies 1874: 384.

Type locality.

“Bourail”, New Caledonia.


Junior homonym of Melanopsis buccinoidea elongata  Férussac, 1822. Pallary (1916: 82) introduced Melanopsis goulvaini  as replacement name for the junior homonym.