Melanopsis krambergeri Brusina, 1892

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 144

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Melanopsis krambergeri Brusina, 1892


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis krambergeri Brusina, 1892 

Original source.

Brusina 1892: 142.

Type horizon.

Middle Pannonian, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“Markuševec”, Croatia.


Milan et al. (1974: 93) indicated collection numbers for “syntypes” illustrated in Brusina (1902), but it is uncertain whether the specimens were part of the original type series. They are stored in the Croatian Natural History Museum, Zagreb, coll. no. 2499-145/1-2.


Appeared first as a nomen nudum in Brusina (1884a: 138).