Melanopsis avellana Sandberger, 1870

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 45

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:65EFA276-7345-4AC6-9B78-DBE7E98D6103

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F52C29E0-30C7-23A5-658B-DFC3F44B3B63

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scientific name

Melanopsis avellana Sandberger, 1870
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis avellana Sandberger, 1870 

Original source.

Sandberger 1870 - 1875: pl. 5, figs 15-15a.

Type horizon.

Maastrichtian, Cretaceous.

Type locality.

“Auzas”, France.

Remarks.

Plate 5 of Sandberger’s monograph was issued in 1870, while the description on p. 110 appeared in 1871 ( Woodward 1906).