Melanopsis biliottii Bukowski, 1892

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 53

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Melanopsis biliottii Bukowski, 1892


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis biliottii Bukowski, 1892 

Original source.

Bukowski 1892: 249.

Type horizon.

Apolakkia/Monolithos Formation, Pliocene.

Type locality.

“Rhodos” (locality specified as “Monolithos” in Bukowski 1893), Greece.


The names “billiottii” and “biolittii” as mentioned in Pallary (1926a: 76) and Wenz (1929: 2667) are incorrect subsequent spellings.