Melanopsis rhodanica Locard, 1883

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 235

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Melanopsis rhodanica Locard, 1883


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis rhodanica Locard, 1883 

Original source.

Locard 1883b: 44, pl. 3, fig. 6.

Type horizon.

Mammal zone MN 10-12, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“Boulées” [brook Boulées near Miribel], France.


Appeared first as a nomen nudum in Falsan and Locard (1879).