Melanopsis buccinoidea var. fusiformis Grateloup, 1838

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 127

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

publication LSID

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scientific name

Melanopsis buccinoidea var. fusiformis Grateloup, 1838
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Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis buccinoidea var. fusiformis Grateloup, 1838  [invalid]

Original source.

Grateloup 1838: 146.

Type horizon.

Burdigalian, early Miocene.

Type locality.

"Dax. [...] Mandillot", France.

Remarks.

Based on some of the illustrated syntypes of " Melanopsis antiqua  Férussac, 1823" (actually, Grateloup referred to the illustrations of Melania buccinoidea  in Férussac 1823; " Melanopsis antiqua  Férussac” is not an available name). Junior homonym of Melanopsis fusiformis  Sowerby, 1822.