Melanopsis curta Gassies, 1870

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 91

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Melanopsis curta Gassies, 1870


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis curta Gassies, 1870 

Original source.

Gassies 1870: 146.

Type locality.

“Tuo” [Touho], New Caledonia.


Brot (1879: 444) considered the taxon as a junior synonym of Melanopsis frustulum  Morelet, 1857.