Melanopsis americana White, 1883

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 35

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Melanopsis americana White, 1883


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis americana White, 1883 

Original source.

White 1883: 96, pl. 4, figs 9-10.

Type horizon.

Laramie Group, Cretaceous.

Type locality.

"Valley of South Platte River, Northeastern Colorado", United States.


Probably not a Melanopsidae  .