Type Specimens | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimens
Array
(
    [0] => Melvill & standen
    [1] => Melvill
    [2] => Melvill & ponsonby
    [3] => Spence
    [4] => Connolly
    [5] => Shackleford & spence
    [6] => Pain
    [7] => Clover
    [8] => Gude
    [9] => Benson
    [10] => Godwin-austen
    [11] => Bartsch
    [12] => Smith
    [13] => Preston
    [14] => Gittenberger
    [15] => Lowe
    [16] => Dall
    [17] => Torre & clench
    [18] => Powell
    [19] => Schlesch
    [20] => Tomlin
    [21] => Pilsbry & henderson
    [22] => Adams
    [23] => Tomlin & shackleford
    [24] => Fulton
    [25] => Burnup
    [26] => Sykes
    [27] => Dupuis & putzeys
    [28] => Biggs
    [29] => Pilsbry & ferriss
    [30] => Moolenbeek & dance
    [31] => Dance, moolenbeek & dekker
    [32] => Jones & preston
    [33] => Thiele
    [34] => Ford
    [35] => Gmelin
    [36] => Craven
    [37] => Clapp
    [38] => Crowley & pain
    [39] => Dekker, moolenbeek & dance
    [40] => Melvill & sykes
    [41] => (strebel ms) melvill & standen
    [42] => Clench
    [43] => Beddome
    [44] => Ramsden
    [45] => Haas
    [46] => Putzeys
    [47] => Morrison
    [48] => Torre & ramsden in ramsden
    [49] => Torre & bartsch
    [50] => Henderson & simpson
    [51] => Torre
    [52] => Dautzenberg
)
  
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Raeta abercrombiei Melvill, 1893
Current name: Raeta pellicula Reeve, 1854
Bivalvia : Imparidentia (Superorder) : Mactroidea : Anatinellidae

Type Locality: Bombay [India]

Syntype(s)
Limicolaria abinsiensis Shackleford & Spence, 1916
Current name: Limicolaria abinsiensis Shackleford & Spence, 1916
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Abinsi, Benue River, N. Nigeria [Nigeria]

Syntype(s)
Barbatia (Acar) aceraea Melvill & Standen, 1899
Current name: Mulinarca aceraea (Melvill & Standen, 1899)
Bivalvia : Arcida : Arcoidea : Noetiidae

Type Locality: Torres Straits

Syntype(s)
Microtheca acidalia Melvill & Standen, 1899
Current name: Pseudoliotia acidalia Melvill & Standen, 1899
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Tornidae

Type Locality: Torres Straits

Syntype(s)
Chondropoma (Chondropoma) glabratum acklinsense Bartsch, 1946
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Jamaica Bay [Acklin Island, Bahamas] [Bahamas]

Paratype(s)
Cerithiopsis adelpha Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Cerithiopsis adelpha Melvill & Standen, 1896
Gastropoda : Triphoroidea : Cerithiopsidae

Type Locality: [New Caledonia]

Syntype(s)
Subuliniscus adjacens Connolly, 1923
Current name: Subuliniscus adjacens Connolly, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Subulinidae

Type Locality: Kenya, Larogi Hills [Kenya]

Syntype(s)
Planispira admirabilis Smith, 1986
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Jampea Island

Syntype(s)
Bittium aeolomitres Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Horologica eolomitres (Melvill & Standen, 1896)
Gastropoda : Triphoroidea : Cerithiopsidae

Type Locality: Loyalty Islands (from the title) [New Caledonia]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Buliminus affinis Preston, 1910
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Harar, Southern Abyssinia

Syntype(s) (possible)
Minolia agapeta Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Parminolia apicina (Gould, 1861)
Gastropoda : Trochida : Trochoidea : Trochidae

Type Locality: Loyalty Islands (from the title) [New Caledonia]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Mangilia agna Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Pseudorhaphitoma agna (Melvill & Standen, 1896)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Mangeliidae

Type Locality: Loyalty Islands (from the title) [New Caledonia]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Opeas albaniense Connolly, 1919
Current name: Opeas albaniense Connolly, 1919
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Cape Province, Alicedale [locality of author's 'type', vide Connolly 1939: 352]; Grahamstown.

Paratype(s)
Bittium albocinctum Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Joculator albocinctum (Melvill & Standen, 1896)
Gastropoda : Triphoroidea : Cerithiopsidae

Type Locality: Loyalty Islands (from the title) [New Caledonia]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Marginella (Glabella) alchymista Melvill & Standen, 1903
Current name: Dentimargo alchymista Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : [unassigned] Neogastropoda : Marginellidae

Type Locality: Maskat, Gulf of Oman, 1-15 fathoms; Gulf of Oman lat. 24°58’N., long. 56°54’E., 156 fathoms; lat. 24°05’N., long. 57°55’E., 205 fathoms. [Oman]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Turritella algida Melvill & Standen, 1912
Current name: Turritella algida Melvill & Standen, 1912
Gastropoda : [unassigned] Caenogastropoda : Cerithioidea : Turritellidae

Type Locality: Trawl, Burdwood Bank, south of the Falklands, at 56 fathoms [lat. 54o 25’S., long. 57o32’W., ‘Scotia’ station 346]. [Falkland Islands (Malvinas)]

Syntype(s)
Mangilia (Glyphostoma) aliciae Melvill & Standen, 1895
Current name: Etrema aliciae (Melvill & Standen, 1895)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Clathurellidae

Type Locality: Lifu [New Caledonia (France)]

Syntype(s) (figured) (possible)
Imparietula altenai Gittenberger, 1967
Current name: Imparietula altenai Gittenberger, 1967
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Pupilloidea : Enidae

Type Locality: Three km südlich von Hamisköy [Trebizond Province, Turkey]. [Turkey]

Paratype(s)
Marginella (Volvaria) amydrozona Melvill, 1906
Current name: Balanetta amydrozona Melvill, 1906
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : [unassigned] Neogastropoda : Marginellinae

Type Locality: Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, Maskat, 15 fathoms.

Syntype(s) (possible)
Plectopylis anceyi Gude, 1901
Current name: Gudeodiscus anceyi Gude, 1901
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Plectopyloidea : Plectopylidae

Type Locality: Bac-Kan [locality of author’s ‘type’]; secteur de Nac-Ri; ente Cho-Moi et Th at Khé.

Paratype(s)
Cypraea angelicae Clover, 1974
Current name: Zonaria pyrum angelicae (Clover, 1974)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: trawled in sand and mud from 50-80 fathoms, 35-40 miles off Bissau, Portugese Guinea

Holotype
Cadulus anguidens Melvill & Standen, 1898
Current name: Gadila anguidens (Melvill & Standen, 1898)
Scaphopoda : Gadilida : Gadilidae

Type Locality: [India]

Lectotype
Cadulus anguidens Melvill & Standen, 1898
Current name: Gadila anguidens (Melvill & Standen, 1898)
Scaphopoda : Gadilida : Gadilidae

Type Locality: [India]

Paralectotype(s)
Opeas angustior Preston, 1911
Current name: Streptostele angustior Preston, 1911
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Streptaxidae

Type Locality: Between Rumruti and Mount Kenia, British East Africa.

Syntype(s)
Thracia antarctica Melvill & Standen, 1898
Current name: Mya antarctica (Melvill & Standen, 1898)
Bivalvia : Myida : Myoidea : Myidae

Type Locality: Shallow Bay, Lively Island, Falkland Islands (from introduction) [Falkland Islands (Malvinas)]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Mya antarctica Melvill & Standen, 1914
Current name: Mya antarctica (Melvill & Standen, 1898)
Bivalvia : Myida : Myoidea : Myidae

Type Locality: N.W. Falklands [Falkland Islands (Malvinas)]

Lectotype
Tugalia antarctica Melvill & Standen, 1907
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Trawl, Burdwood Bank, south of the Falkland Islands, at 56 fathoms [lat. 54o 25’S., long. 57o32’W, ‘Scotia’ station 346].

Syntype(s)
Rissoina (Zebina) applanata Melvill, 1893
Current name: Rissoina (Zebina) applanata Melvill, 1893

Type Locality: Bombay [India]

Syntype(s)
Helix (Rimula) arcinella Lowe, 1855
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Canical Maderae

Syntype(s)
Littorina sitkana atkana Dall, 1886
Current name: Litorina (Atkana) litorina sitkana (Philippi, 1846)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Littorinidae

Type Locality: Bering Island

Syntype(s)
Urocoptis livida atkinsi Torre & Clench, 1930
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Vilches Potrero, Central Soledad, Cienfuegos, Cuba [Cuba]

Paratype(s)
Helix polymorpha attrita Lowe, 1831
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Pico l'Anna Ferreira, Porto Santo, Madeira

Syntype(s)
Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Gulf of Oman, lat 24°58’N., 56°54’E., 156 fathoms.

Syntype(s) (possible)
Cerithiopsis aurantiaca Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Cerithiopsis melvilli Jay & Drivas, 2002
Gastropoda : Triphoroidea : Cerithiopsidae

Type Locality: Loyalty Islands (from the title) [New Caledonia]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Limicolaria abinsiensis aurea Shackleford & Spence, 1916
Current name: Limicolaria abinsiensis aurea Shackleford & Spence, 1916
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Abinsi, N. Nigeria [Nigeria]

Syntype(s)
Paryphanta (Powelliphanta) gilliesi aurea Powell, 1946
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Mangarakau, 600 feet N. of Paturau R., West Nelson.

Paratype(s)
Assimania aurifera Preston, 1912
Current name: Assiminea aurifera Preston, 1912
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Assimineidae

Type Locality: Gazi, British East Africa

Syntype(s)
Eulima australasiaca Melvill & Standen, 1899
Current name: Eulima australasiaca Melvill & Standen, 1899
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vanikoroidea : Eulimidae

Type Locality: Torres Straits [vide p.150]

Syntype(s)
Turcicula bairdii Dall, 1889
Manchester Museum
Current name: Bathybembix bairdii Dall, 1889
Gastropoda : Seguenziida : Seguenzioidea : Eucyclidae

Type Locality: 'Albatross' station 2839, off San Clemente Island, California, in 414 fathoms, sand. [United States of America]

Syntype(s)
Cerithiopsis (Seila) bandorensis Melvill, 1893
Current name: Seila bandorensis Melvill, 1893
Gastropoda : Triphoroidea

Type Locality: Bombay

Syntype(s)
Gulella barbarae Connolly, 1929
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Zululand. Mfongosi District

Syntype(s)
Urocoptis livida barbouri Torre & Clench, 1930
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: La Portuguesa, Central Soledad, Cienfuegos, Cuba [Cuba]

Paratype(s)
Mangilia bascauda Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Eucithara bascauda (Melvill & Standen, 1896)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Mangeliidae

Type Locality: Loyalty Islands (from the title) [New Caledonia]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Siphonaria basseinensis Melvill, 1893
Current name: Siphonaria basseinensis Melvill, 1893
Gastropoda : Siphonariida : Siphonarioidea : Siphonariidae

Type Locality: Bombay

Syntype(s)
Pseudoglessula batesi Connolly, 1923
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Camerun, Bitze

Syntype(s) (possible)
Vitrina behnii Lowe, 1852
Manchester Museum
Current name: Madeirovitrina behnii Lowe, 1852
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Limacoidea : Vitrinidae

Type Locality: Madeira

Syntype(s)
Turbonilla belonis Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Turbonilla belonis Melvill & Standen, 1896
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: Loyalty Islands (from the title) [New Caledonia]

Lectotype
Thalotia beluchistana Melvill, 1879
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Charbar, 7 fathoms

Syntype(s) (possible)
Murex (Ocinebra) benedictus Melvill & Standen, 1895
Current name: Cytharomorula benedicta (Melvill & Standen, 1895)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Muricidae

Type Locality: Lifu, in shell-sand [New Caledonia (France)]

Syntype(s)
Ennea berthae Melvill & Ponsonby, 1901
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Karloof Bush, 25 miles N. of Pietermaritzburg, Natal.

Syntype(s) (possible)
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