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RUSUCU´RRIUM, RUSSUCU´RRIUM (Plin. Nat. 5.1; It. Ant.; Ῥουσσοκκόραι, Ptol. 4.2.8), a town of Mauretania, which Claudius made a municipium (Plin. l.c.), but which was afterwards a colonia (Itin. Ant.). Barth (Wanderungen, p. 60) has identified it with the landing-place Dellys in Algeria, where there is good anchorage.


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    • Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia, 5.1
    • Claudius Ptolemy, Tetrabiblos, 4.2
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