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Melanopsis wilhelmi n. sp. and Valvata ducati n. sp., two new Pleistocene gastropods from a section of the Stirone River (Emilia, North Italy) (Gastropoda: Melanopsidae, Valvatidae)

Esu, Daniela; Girotti, Odoardo

Archiv für Molluskenkunde Band 144 Heft 2 (2015), p. 149 - 154

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published: Dec 17, 2015

DOI: 10.1127/arch.moll/1869-0963/144/149-154

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Abstract

A Quaternary stratigraphic succession, sampled from the banks of the Stirone River (Emilia, North Italy), yielded two new Pleistocene gastropod species of Melanopsidae and Valvatidae, Melanopsis wilhelmi n. sp. and Valvata ducati n. sp., which are described here.

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Non-marine gastropodsMelanopsidaeValvatidaenew specieslate Early PleistoceneMiddle PleistoceneEmiliaNorthern Italy