Melanopsis dircaeana Pallary, 1939

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 100

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/B5D208E3-4967-6474-447A-3FAFD57A3FE1

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scientific name

Melanopsis dircaeana Pallary, 1939
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis dircaeana Pallary, 1939 

Original source.

Pallary 1939: 87, pl. 6, figs 31-35.

Type locality.

Unclear: given as "Dans l’Oronte” [in the Orontes river] in text but as "Du lac de Homs" [Lake Homs (through which the Orontes flows)] in plate captions, Syria.

Remarks.

The name “dircaena” as mentioned in Heller et al. (2005: 238) is an incorrect subsequent spelling.