Melanopsis conoidea Pană , 2003

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 78-79

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:65EFA276-7345-4AC6-9B78-DBE7E98D6103

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/D0ED84EF-9E5D-E3D0-A238-CA8B221EED55

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scientific name

Melanopsis conoidea Pană , 2003
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis conoidea Pană, 2003 

Original source.

Pană 2003: 319, pl. 9, figs 6-13.

Type horizon.

Parscovian–Pelendavian, Pliocene.

Type locality.

"Forage Mihăița, profondeur 109 m" [borehole Mihăița, at a depth of 109 m], Romania.

Types.

Laboratory of Paleontology, Bucharest, coll. no. 651.

Remarks.

Pană denoted the authorship as "Pană, 1989". Originally the gender was indicated as masculine ( “conoideus”), but Melanopsis  is feminine, which is why the name must be " conoidea  ".