Melanopsis martiniana var. italica Sandberger, 1872

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 139

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/F7767615-4035-DA8C-56A8-A28CE2B9E18A

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scientific name

Melanopsis martiniana var. italica Sandberger, 1872
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis martiniana var. italica Sandberger, 1872 

Original source.

Sandberger 1870 - 1875: 666, 687, pl. 26, fig. 25.

Type horizon.

Tortonian–early Messinian, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“Stazzano”, Italy.

Remarks.

Plate 26 of Sandberger’s monograph appeared already in 1872, while the description on p. 666 (see also p. 687) was issued in 1875 ( Woodward 1906). Harzhauser et al. (2015: 10) considered the taxon as a junior synonym of Melanopsis narzolina  d’Archiac in Viquesnel, 1846.