Melanopsis (Mesopotamia) cheragragensis Pallary, 1939

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 73

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scientific name

Melanopsis (Mesopotamia) cheragragensis Pallary, 1939
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis (Mesopotamia) cheragragensis Pallary, 1939 

Original source.

Pallary 1939: 104, pl. 5, figs 8-9, 11.

Type locality.

"Cheragrag, en Mésopotamie, entre Rakka, au Sud et Tell Abiad au Nord, sur la rive gauche du Karamouk Sou, affluent de la rive droite du Nahr Bâhlik” [Sharakrak in Mesopotamia  , beteween Ar Raqqah in the south and Tall Abyaḑ in the north, on the left bank of the Qarah Mūkh, tributary of the right side of the Nahr al Balīkh], Syria.

Remarks.

Heller et al. (2005: 254) considered the species as a junior synonym of Melanopsis infracincta  Martens, 1874.