Melanopsis serchensis Vidal, 1874

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 250

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

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scientific name

Melanopsis serchensis Vidal, 1874
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis serchensis Vidal, 1874 

Original source.

Vidal 1874: 236, pl. 3, figs 14-14a.

Type horizon.

Maastrichtian, Cretaceous.

Type locality.

"En Serchs y en Auzas (Alto Garona), pero principalmente en Isona" [in Cercs (Spain) and Auzas ( Dép. Haute-Garonne, France), but mainly in Isona (Spain)].

Remarks.

Considered to belong to the subgenus Stilospirula  by Dominici and Kowalke (2014: 148).