Melanopsis (Melanoptychia) glabra Pavlovic , 1927

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 131

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Melanopsis (Melanoptychia) glabra Pavlovic , 1927


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis (Melanoptychia) glabra Pavlovic, 1927  [invalid]

Original source.

Pavlović 1927: 60, pl. 6, figs 18-19.

Type horizon.

Middle Pannonian, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“У Карагачу” [from Karagača near Vrčin], Serbia.


The illustrated syntype is stored in the Natural History Museum, Belgrade, coll. no. 209 ( Milošević 1962: 23).


Junior homonym of Melanopsis glabra  Brusina, 1874. Neubauer et al. (2014a: 457) introduced Melanopsis vrcinensis  as replacement name.