Melanopsis (Mesopotamia) aroussiana var. semilaevigata Pallary, 1939

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 247

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scientific name

Melanopsis (Mesopotamia) aroussiana var. semilaevigata Pallary, 1939
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Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis (Mesopotamia) aroussiana var. semilaevigata Pallary, 1939  [invalid]

Original source.

Pallary 1939: 101.

Type locality.

Not explicitly stated but probably the same as for the species ( “‘ Ain Arouss" ['Ayn al 'Arūs, near Tall Abyaḑ], Syria).

Remarks.

Pallary (1939) indicated an illustration ("Fig. 4") of this taxon, which, however, does not appear as such in the plate captions. Junior homonym of Melanopsis seurati semilaevigata  Pallary, 1928 and Melanopsis eximia semilaevigata  Pallary, 1928 (simultaneously published; no priority fixed yet; see Note 1).