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MASSICYTES, MASSYCITES, or MASSICYTUS (Μασσίκυτος), a mountain range traversing western Lycia from north to south, issuing in the north, near Nysa, from Mount Taurus, and running almost parallel to the river Xanthus, though in the south it turns a little to the east. (Ptol. 5.3.1; Plin. Nat. 5.28; Quint. Smyrn. 3.232.) .



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    • Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia, 5.28
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