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Publication Information

Pallary, P. 1939. Deuxième addition a la faune malacologique de la Syrie. Mémoires de l’Institut d’Égypte 39: 1-141.

Species Described
Anodonta (Euphrata) bahlikiana Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1933, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat.: 149 [nomen nudum].
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 121, pl. 7, fig. 1.
= Anodonta vescoiana
 
Leguminaia mardinensis var. truncata Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 115.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Monocondyloea mardinensis Lea, 1865)
= Leguminaia wheatleyi
 
Leguminaia tripolitana var. kebirensis Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 115.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tripolitanus Bourguignat, 1852)
= Leguminaia saulcyi
 
Margaritana syriaca Pallary, 1929.
Pallary, 1929, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 34; ‘Abb.’.
Pallary, 1933, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat.: 149 [nomen nudum].
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 115.
Type(s): SYNTYPES BMNH_1937-12-30-13052-13053, Le Nahr el Kabir a Tell Kalat [Syria].
= Pseudunio homsensis
 
Margaritana syriaca var. minor Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 116.
(prim. homonym of Margaritana minor Lea, 1845; intro'd as intra-sp. of Margaritana syriaca Pallary, 1929)
= Pseudunio homsensis
 
Margaritana syriaca var. ponderosa Pallary, 1929.
Pallary, 1929, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 36.
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 116.
(prim. homonym of Margaritana ponderosa Pallary, 1928; intro'd as intra-sp. of Margaritana syriaca Pallary, 1929)
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0077, L’Oued el Kebir a Tell Kalat (Alaouites).
= Pseudunio homsensis
 
Margaritana syriaca var. quadrata Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 116.
= Pseudunio homsensis
 
Unio salamboana Pallary, 1929.
Pallary, 1929, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 37, pl. 3, figs. 21-24.
Pallary, 1933, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat.: 149 [nomen nudum].
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 121.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0070, Nahr el Kebir a Tell el Kalaat (Alaouites).
= Potomida semirugata
 
Unio (Limnium) diabekirianus Pallary, 1939.
‘Kobelt’ Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 120.
(error for Unio diarbekirianus Kobelt, 1913)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio (Nemrodia) tammouziana Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1933, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat.: 149 [nomen nudum].
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 118, pl. 7, figs. 2-4.
= Unio tigridis
 
Unio (Nemrodia) tammouziana var. major Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 118.
(prim. homonym of Unio major Drouët, 1898; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tammouziana Pallary, 1939)
= Unio tigridis
 
Unio (Nemrodia) tammouziana var. minor Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 119.
(prim. homonym of Unio minor Rossmässler, 1835; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tammouziana Pallary, 1939)
= Unio tigridis
 
Unio (Nemrodia) tigris [sic] var. cuneiformis Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 116.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tigridis Bourguignat, 1852; prim. homonym of Unio cuneiformis Germain, 1904)
= Unio tigridis
 
Unio (Nemrodia) tigris [sic] var. khabourensis Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 117.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tigridis Bourguignat, 1852)
= Unio tigridis
 
Unio (Psilunio) rothi var. rotundata Pallary, 1939.
Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 119.
(prim. homonym of Unio rotundata Lamarck, 1819; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio rothi Bourguignat, 1863)
= Potomida littoralis
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Anodonta (Euphrata) bahlikiana. — Pallary (1939: 121).
Anodonta (Euphrata) vescoiana Bourguignat, 1857. — Pallary (1939: 122).
Leguminaia mardinensis Lea, 1864. — Pallary (1939: 114).
Leguminaia mardinensis var. truncata. — Pallary (1939: 115).
Leguminaia tripolitana Bourguignat, 1852. — Pallary (1939: 115).
Leguminaia tripolitana var. kebirensis. — Pallary (1939: 115).
Margaritana syriaca Pallary, 1929. — Pallary (1939: 115).
Margaritana syriaca var. minor. — Pallary (1939: 116).
Margaritana syriaca var. ponderosa. — Pallary (1939: 116).
Margaritana syriaca var. quadrata. — Pallary (1939: 116).
Pseudodontopsis babylonicus Bourguignat, 1881. — Pallary (1939: 113).
Pseudodontopsis piestius Bourguignat, 1870. — Pallary (1939: 112).
Unio (Limnium) [sic] diabekirianus [sic] (Bourguignat) Kobelt, 1913. — Pallary (1939: 120).
Unio (Limnium) [sic] mossulianus [sic] (Parreys) Küster, 1861. — Pallary (1939: 121).
Unio (Limnium) [sic] orphænsis Lea, 1864. — Pallary (1939: 120).
Unio (Limnium) [sic] salamboana Pallary, 1929. — Pallary (1939: 121).
Unio (Nemrodia) calliopsis (Bourguignat) Kobelt, 1913. — Pallary (1939: 119).
Unio (Nemrodia) dignatus Lea, 1863. — Pallary (1939: 117).
Unio (Nemrodia) semiramidis Kobelt, 1913. — Pallary (1939: 119).
Unio (Nemrodia) tammouziana. — Pallary (1939: 118).
Unio (Nemrodia) tammouziana var. major. — Pallary (1939: 118).
Unio (Nemrodia) tammouziana var. minor. — Pallary (1939: 119).
Unio (Nemrodia) tigris [sic] (de Férussac) Bourguignat, 1853. — Pallary (1939: 116).
Unio (Nemrodia) tigris [sic] var. cuneiformis. — Pallary (1939: 116).
Unio (Nemrodia) tigris [sic] var. khabourensis. — Pallary (1939: 117).
Unio (Psilunio) rothi Bourguignat, 1863. — Pallary (1939: 119).
Unio (Psilunio) rothi var. rotundata. — Pallary (1939: 119).
 
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