Melanopsis percallosa Sandberger, 1875

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 212-213

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Melanopsis percallosa Sandberger, 1875


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis percallosa Sandberger, 1875 

Original source.

Sandberger 1870 - 1875: 574.

Type horizon.

Middle Miocene.

Type locality.

“Locle”, Switzerland.


Wenz (1929: 2763) considered the taxon as a junior synonym of Melanopsis kleinii  Kurr, 1856.