Melanopsis hungarica Pallary, 1916

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 135

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/E3FE661B-D23F-3FD4-478D-15CC3B8710AF

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scientific name

Melanopsis hungarica Pallary, 1916
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Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis hungarica Pallary, 1916  [invalid]

Original source.

Pallary 1916: 83.

Type horizon.

Transdanubian, Pannonian, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“Radmanest” (Fuchs 1870: 353) [Rădmănești], Romania.

Remarks.

Replacement name for Melanopsis fuchsi  Brusina, 1884 non Handmann, 1882, which itself was introduced for Melania costata  sensu Fuchs, 1870, non Olivier, 1804. It is a junior homonym of Melanopsis hungarica  Kormos, 1904 (see Melanopsis confusa  Strausz, 1941).