Melanopsis palmyrensis Pallary, 1939

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 207

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Melanopsis palmyrensis Pallary, 1939


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis palmyrensis Pallary, 1939 

Original source.

Pallary 1939: 96, pl. 6, figs 60-62.

Type locality.

“Palmyre”, Syria.


Heller et al. (2005: 248) considered the species as a junior synonym of Melanopsis saulcyi  Bourguignat, 1853.