WoRMS name details

Nanopsis albovittata (C. B. Adams, 1850)

590961  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:590961)

 unaccepted
Species
marine
Nomenclature The generic name Nanopsis Cecalupo & Robba, 2010 is invalid because preoccupied by Nanopsis Freytag, 1974 [an insect of...  
Nomenclature The generic name Nanopsis Cecalupo & Robba, 2010 is invalid because preoccupied by Nanopsis Freytag, 1974 [an insect of order Homoptera]. Anyway the taxonomic validity of the genus has been questioned (Oliver et al., 2012: 66) so that this and other species of Cerithiopsidae which have been assigned to Nanopsis are here accepted under Cerithiopsis.  [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Nanopsis albovittata (C. B. Adams, 1850). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=590961 on 2018-04-22
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2011-12-17 13:24:09Z
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2014-05-11 20:33:16Z
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new combination reference Cecalupo A. & Robba E. (2010) The identity of Murex tubercularis Montagu, 1803 and description of one new genus and two new species of the Cerithiopsidae (Gastropoda: Triphoroidea). Bollettino Malacologico 46: 45-64. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
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Nomenclature The generic name Nanopsis Cecalupo & Robba, 2010 is invalid because preoccupied by Nanopsis Freytag, 1974 [an insect of order Homoptera]. Anyway the taxonomic validity of the genus has been questioned (Oliver et al., 2012: 66) so that this and other species of Cerithiopsidae which have been assigned to Nanopsis are here accepted under Cerithiopsis.  [details]