Amphimelania P. Fischer, 1885

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 3

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Amphimelania P. Fischer, 1885


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Amphimelania P. Fischer, 1885  [invalid]

Original source.

Fischer and Crosse 1880-1902: 701.

Original classification.

Subgenus of Melania  .

Type species.

Melania holandrii  Pfeiffer, 1828, by original designation.


Replacement name for Melanella  Swainson, 1840, non Bowdich, 1822. Junior objective synonym of Holandriana  Bourguignat, 1884, with the same type species.