Melanopsis subcarinata Deshayes in Ferussac , 1839

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 267

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Melanopsis subcarinata Deshayes in Ferussac , 1839


Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis subcarinata Deshayes in Ferussac, 1839 

Original source.

Férussac 1819-1851: Mélanopsides fossiles, pl. 2, fig. 3 (altered caption by Deshayes delivered with Livraison 29; see introduction for details).

Type horizon.

Late Villafranchian, Pleistocene (?).

Type locality.

“D’Italie” (in the original captions, Férussac had given the locality as "entre Saint-Germinin et Carsoli" [between San Gemini and Carsoli, Italy]).