Melanopsis vitalisi Strausz, 1942

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 296

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Melanopsis vitalisi Strausz, 1942


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis vitalisi Strausz, 1942 

Original source.

Strausz 1942: 92, pl. 5, figs 14, 20, 29.

Type horizon.

Transdanubian, Pannonian, late Miocene.

Type locality.

The locality was indicated as number “85” by Strausz (1942: 63, 101), which refers to the Canthidomus balatonica  horizon at Nyárád, Hungary (p. 23).