Melanopsis rossiteri Gassies, 1880

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 237

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Melanopsis rossiteri Gassies, 1880


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis rossiteri Gassies, 1880 

Original source.

Gassies 1880: 85.

Type locality.

"Prope Kanala [...]; insula Ouen" ( Gassies 1870: 148) [near Canala; Île Ouen], New Caledonia.


Replacement name for Melanopsis fusiformis  Gassies, 1870, non Sowerby, 1822.