WoRMS taxon details

Melanopsidae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854

567913  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:567913)

accepted
Family
Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (type by subsequent designation)
Genus Campylostylus F. Sandberger, 1870 †
Genus Esperiana Bourguignat, 1877
Genus Holandriana Bourguignat, 1884
Genus Loxotrema Gabb, 1868 †
Genus Megalonoda Kollmann, 1984 †
Genus Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807
Genus Microcolpia Bourguignat, 1884
Genus Pseudofagotia Anistratenko, 1993 †
Genus Stilospirula Rovereto, 1899 †
Genus Turripontica Anistratenko, 1993 †
Genus Zemelanopsis Finlay, 1926

Genus Caledomelanopsis Germain, 1934 (nomen nudum, Unavailable: no description or type species indicated)

Genus Amphimelania P. Fischer, 1885 accepted as Holandriana Bourguignat, 1884 (Invalid: junior objective synonym of Holandriana Bourguignat, 1884, with the same type species)
Genus Asmena Gistel, 1848 accepted as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (unnecessary substitute name)
Genus Battistiana Pallary, 1920 † accepted as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (junior synonym)
Genus Boistelia Cossmann, 1909 † accepted as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (junior synonym)
Genus Ceneona Gistel, 1848 accepted as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (unnecessary substitute name)
Genus Fagotia Bourguignat, 1884 accepted as Esperiana Bourguignat, 1877 (Junior objective synonym of Esperiana, with the same type species)
Subfamily Fagotiinae Starobogatov, 1992 accepted as Melanopsidae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854
Genus Handmannia Cossmann, 1889 † accepted as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807
Genus Lyrcaea Adams & Adams, 1854 accepted as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (incorrect subsequent spelling; junior synonym)
Genus Lyrcea H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854 accepted as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (junior synonym)
Genus Macrospira Sandberger, 1872 † accepted as Stilospirula Rovereto, 1899 † (invalid: junior homonym of Macrospira Guilding in Swainson, 1840)
Genus Melanella Swainson, 1840 accepted as Amphimelania P. Fischer, 1885 accepted as Holandriana Bourguignat, 1884 (invalid: junior homonym of Melanella Bowdich, 1822 [Eulimidae]; Amphimelania is a replacement name.)
Genus Melanithes Swainson, 1840 accepted as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (junior synonym)
Genus Melanoptychia Neumayr, 1880 † accepted as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807
Genus Melanosteira Andreae, 1893 † accepted as Melanopsis (Melanosteira) Andreae, 1893 † represented as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (Melanosteira is considered a subgenus of Melanopsis; not available from Oppenheim (1891), who introduced the vernacular "Melanosteiren")
Genus Melanostira Cossmann, 1909 † accepted as Melanosteira Andreae, 1893 † accepted as Melanopsis (Melanosteira) Andreae, 1893 † represented as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (unjustified emendation of Melanosteira)
Genus Pseudhemisinus G. Nevill, 1885 accepted as Esperiana Bourguignat, 1877 (Invalid: junior objective synonym of Esperiana Bourguignat, 1876, with the same type species)
Genus Smendovia Tournouër, 1882 † accepted as Melanopsis A. Férussac, 1807 (junior synonym)
Genus Stylospirula Cossmann, 1899 † accepted as Stilospirula Rovereto, 1899 † (unjustified emendation of Stilospirula)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Adams H. & Adams A. (1853-1858). <i>The genera of Recent Mollusca; arranged according to their organization</i>. London, van Voorst. Vol. 1: xl + 484 pp.; vol. 2: 661 pp.; vol. 3: 138 pls. [Published in parts: Vol. 1: i-xl (1858), 1-256 (1853), 257-484 (1854). Vol. 2: 1-92 (1854), 93-284 (1855), 285-412 (1856), 413-540 (1857), 541-661 (1858). Vol. 3: pl. 1-32 (1853), 33-96 (1855), 97-112 (1856), 113-128 (1857), 129-138 (1858)]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/23923#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): vol. 1, p. 309 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Melanopsidae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=567913 on 2018-11-17
Date
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2011-04-07 14:29:46Z
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2011-10-02 09:38:56Z
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2018-05-23 08:18:53Z
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original description Adams H. & Adams A. (1853-1858). <i>The genera of Recent Mollusca; arranged according to their organization</i>. London, van Voorst. Vol. 1: xl + 484 pp.; vol. 2: 661 pp.; vol. 3: 138 pls. [Published in parts: Vol. 1: i-xl (1858), 1-256 (1853), 257-484 (1854). Vol. 2: 1-92 (1854), 93-284 (1855), 285-412 (1856), 413-540 (1857), 541-661 (1858). Vol. 3: pl. 1-32 (1853), 33-96 (1855), 97-112 (1856), 113-128 (1857), 129-138 (1858)]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/23923#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): vol. 1, p. 309 [details]   

original description  (ofFagotiinae Starobogatov, 1992) Starobogatov Ya. I. & Aleksenko T.L. & Levina O.V. (1992). Rody <em>Fagotia</em> i <em>Microcolpia</em> (Gastropoda Pectinibranchia Melanopsidae) i ikh predstaviteli v sovremennoj faune [Genera <i>Fagotia</i> and <i>Microcolpia</i> (Gastropoda Pectinibranchia Melanopsidae) and their representatives in present-day fauna]. <em>Byulleten' Moskovskogo Obshchestva Ispytateley Prirody, Otdel biologicheskiy.</em> 97(3): 57-72.
page(s): 58 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. (2005). Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families. <i>Malacologia</i>. 47(1-2): 1-397 ISBN 3-925919-72-4. [details]   
 
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