Melanopsis coniungens Sacco, 1886

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 78

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Melanopsis coniungens Sacco, 1886


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis coniungens Sacco, 1886 

Original source.

Sacco 1886: 450, pl. 1, fig. 9.

Type horizon.

Late Burdigalian, early Miocene.

Type locality.

"Collina di Torino" [Torino hills], Italy.


The name “conjungens” as mentioned in Sacco (1889: 68) is an incorrect subsequent spelling.