Melanopsis matheroni var. agatensis Pantanelli, 1886

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 31

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

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scientific name

Melanopsis matheroni var. agatensis Pantanelli, 1886
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Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis matheroni var. agatensis Pantanelli, 1886 

Original source.

Pantanelli 1886a: 68 or 1886b: 78, pl. 3, figs 1-4 (precedence not established).

Type horizon.

Tortonian–early Messinian, late Miocene.

Type locality.

"S. Valentino e S. Agata" [San Valentino and Sant’Agata Fossili], Italy.

Remarks.

Harzhauser et al. (2015: 9) considered the taxon as a junior synonym of Melanopsis narzolina  d’Archiac in Viquesnel, 1846.