Melanopsis (Canthidomus) defensa elongata Gillet & Marinescu, 1971

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 111

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

publication LSID

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/D743A23F-4840-CA2C-CFBD-2C7D4D8DFAB7

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scientific name

Melanopsis (Canthidomus) defensa elongata Gillet & Marinescu, 1971
status

[invalid]

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

† Melanopsis (Canthidomus) defensa elongata Gillet & Marinescu, 1971  [invalid]

Original source.

Gillet and Marinescu 1971: 55, pl. 23, figs 38-48.

Type horizon.

Transdanubian, Pannonian, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“Rădmănești”, Romania.

Remarks.

Junior homonym of Melanopsis buccinoidea elongata  Férussac, 1822. Neubauer et al. (2014c: 31) considered this variety a junior synonym of Melanopsis defensa  Fuchs, 1870.