Melanopsis bullio Kobelt, 1879

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 65

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Melanopsis bullio Kobelt, 1879


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis bullio Kobelt, 1879 

Original source.

Kobelt 1879 - 1880: 17, pl. 188, figs 1902-1903.

Type locality.

Not indicated, probably in the Middle East.


Introduced in synonymy of Melania costata  by Kobelt (1879), referring to an "in schedis" name by Parreyss. Dautzenberg (1894) made the name available by treating it as valid name (see Note 2).