Melanopsis (Mesopotamia) mesopotamica var. minor Pallary, 1939

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 181

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.602.8136

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scientific name

Melanopsis (Mesopotamia) mesopotamica var. minor Pallary, 1939
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Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis (Mesopotamia) mesopotamica var. minor Pallary, 1939  [invalid]

Original source.

Pallary 1939: 100, pl. 4, fig. 6.

Type locality.

"Dans le canal de la Butte de tir, à 7 km Sud de Baghdad" [in a trench of a firing hill (?), 7 km south of Baghdad], Iraq.

Remarks.

Ranked as a variety of Melanopsis nodosa  Férussac in the plate captions. Junior homonym of Melanopsis buccinoidea minor  Grateloup, 1838 (see Note 1).