Taxon profile


Melanopsis etrusca Westerlund, 1886

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  family Melanopsidae »  genus Melanopsis

Scientific synonyms

Melanopsis lorcana var. etrusca Westerlund, 1886
Melanopsis dufourii var. etrusca Villa (nomen nudum) nud.

Endangered EN


Melanopsis etrusca

Author: Jan Delsing

Melanopsis etrusca

Author: Wolfgang Fischer

Taxon in country check-lists*

Africa: Morocco, Europe: Balearic Islands, Italy, Spain

* List of countries might not be complete

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [429569]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Melanopsis etrusca Brot, 1862]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Melanopsis etrusca Brot, 1862]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013

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