Melanopsis salomonis Bourguignat, 1884

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 241

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Melanopsis salomonis Bourguignat, 1884


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis salomonis Bourguignat, 1884 

Original source.

Bourguignat 1884: 95.

Type locality.

“Fossés d’eau stagnante au camp des Pins, et çà et là dans le Liban (Syrie)" [ditches of stagnant water in the "camp des Pins" (not found, said to be near Beirut), and here and there in Lebanon].


Appeared first as a nomen nudum in Locard (1883a: 201). Note that Bourguignat denoted the authority as "Bourguignat, 1880".