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Type Specimens
Array
(
    [0] => (Marrat
    [1] => (Strebel MS) Melvill & Standen
    [2] => (Thiele)
    [3] => [Benson] Sowerby
    [4] => [Hanley] Reeve
    [5] => Adams
    [6] => Adams & Angas
    [7] => Adams in-Montagu
    [8] => Adams, A. & Reeve
    [9] => Adams, H.
    [10] => Alder
    [11] => Alder & Hancock
    [12] => Alder in Forbes & Hanley
    [13] => Ancey
    [14] => Ancey & Sykes in Ancey
    [15] => Ancey in Bavay & Dautzenberg
    [16] => Ancey in Garrett
    [17] => Ancey in Pilsbry
    [18] => Ancey in Vignon
    [19] => Ancey in Westerlund
    [20] => Anderson
    [21] => Angas
    [22] => Anthony
    [23] => Arango
    [24] => Bartsch
    [25] => Bavay
    [26] => Bavay & Dautzenburg
    [27] => Bean
    [28] => Bean in Thorpe
    [29] => Beddome
    [30] => Benson
    [31] => Bernardi
    [32] => Biggs
    [33] => Boettger
    [34] => Bouchet & Warén
    [35] => Bourne
    [36] => Broderip
    [37] => Broderip in Broderip & Sowerby 1st
    [38] => Brown & Verdcourt
    [39] => Brown & Weil (de Boury mss.)
    [40] => Bullen
    [41] => Burch & Burch
    [42] => Burnup
    [43] => Carpenter
    [44] => Cate
    [45] => Caudwell, Jones & Killeen
    [46] => Caziot
    [47] => Chaper
    [48] => Chaster
    [49] => Chen, Linse, Copley & Rogers
    [50] => Chesney & Oliver
    [51] => Clapp
    [52] => Clench
    [53] => Clench & Aguayo
    [54] => Clench & Turner
    [55] => Clessin
    [56] => Clover
    [57] => Coles & Nekola
    [58] => Collier
    [59] => Connolly
    [60] => Cooper & Preston
    [61] => Craven
    [62] => Crosse
    [63] => Crosse & Fischer
    [64] => Crosse & Fisher
    [65] => Crowley
    [66] => Crowley & Pain
    [67] => Crowley, Pain & Woodward
    [68] => Dall
    [69] => Dance
    [70] => Dance, Moolenbeek & Dekker
    [71] => Dautzenberg
    [72] => de boury
    [73] => de Folin
    [74] => de Mattia & Neiber
    [75] => de Mattia, Neiber & Groh
    [76] => Dean
    [77] => Dekker & Goud
    [78] => Dekker, Moolenbeek & Dance
    [79] => Deschamps
    [80] => Dillwyn
    [81] => Drouet & Chaper
    [82] => Dunker
    [83] => Dupuis & Putzeys
    [84] => Eliot
    [85] => Engl
    [86] => Farran
    [87] => Forbes & Hanley
    [88] => Ford
    [89] => Fulton
    [90] => Gaskoin
    [91] => Gassies
    [92] => Germain
    [93] => Geyer
    [94] => Gittenberger
    [95] => Gittenberger & Boeters
    [96] => Gittenberger & Goud
    [97] => Glover & Taylor
    [98] => Gmelin
    [99] => Godwin-Austen
    [100] => Goodrich
    [101] => Gray
    [102] => Gray in Sowerby
    [103] => Gredler
    [104] => Gude
    [105] => Gyngell
    [106] => Haas
    [107] => Hanley
    [108] => Hanley & Theobald
    [109] => Hedley
    [110] => Henderson & Simpson
    [111] => Hervier
    [112] => Heude
    [113] => Heurde
    [114] => Higgins & Marrat
    [115] => Hinds
    [116] => Holyoak & Seddon
    [117] => Houart
    [118] => Hoyle
    [119] => Iredale
    [120] => Iredale in Melvill & Standen
    [121] => Issel
    [122] => Jackson
    [123] => Jeffreys
    [124] => Jones & Preston
    [125] => Jordan
    [126] => Jordan 
    [127] => Kennard
    [128] => Kennard & Woodward
    [129] => Kiener
    [130] => Killeen & Oliver
    [131] => Killeen & Turner
    [132] => King
    [133] => Kobelt
    [134] => Lancaster
    [135] => Layard
    [136] => Layard in Kobelt
    [137] => Lea
    [138] => Linnaeus
    [139] => Lowe
    [140] => Marie
    [141] => Marrat
    [142] => Marshall
    [143] => Martyn
    [144] => Maynard
    [145] => Maynard & Clapp in Maynard
    [146] => Melvil
    [147] => Melvill
    [148] => Melvill & Ponsonby
    [149] => Melvill & Standen
    [150] => Melvill & Sykes
    [151] => Melvill in Tryon
    [152] => Möllendorff
    [153] => Montagu
    [154] => Monterosato
    [155] => Moolenbeek & Dance
    [156] => Moore
    [157] => Morelet
    [158] => Morelet & H. Drouët
    [159] => Moricand
    [160] => Morrison
    [161] => Müller
    [162] => Neubert
    [163] => Nevill, G. & H.
    [164] => Newcomb
    [165] => Noronha
    [166] => Nuttall
    [167] => Oliver
    [168] => Oliver & Abou-Zeid
    [169] => Oliver & Chesney
    [170] => Oliver & Drewery
    [171] => Oliver & Glover
    [172] => Oliver & Holmes
    [173] => Oliver & Levin
    [174] => Oliver & Lutzen
    [175] => Oliver & Picken
    [176] => Oliver & Taylor
    [177] => Oliver & Vestheim
    [178] => Oliver & Zuschin
    [179] => Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha
    [180] => Pain
    [181] => Pain & Paul
    [182] => Pallary
    [183] => Pease
    [184] => Peuile
    [185] => Pfeiffer
    [186] => Phillips
    [187] => Pilsbry
    [188] => Pilsbry & Ferriss
    [189] => Pilsbry & Henderson
    [190] => Pilsbry & Hinkley
    [191] => Pilsbry & Hirase
    [192] => Ponder
    [193] => Powell
    [194] => Preston
    [195] => Pulteney
    [196] => Putzeys
    [197] => Ramsden
    [198] => Reeve
    [199] => Reidel & Norris
    [200] => Rodrigues, Oliver & Cunha
    [201] => Rolle
    [202] => Rowson
    [203] => Rowson & Symondson
    [204] => Rowson & Tattersfield
    [205] => Rowson & Van Goethem
    [206] => Salisbury
    [207] => Schilder
    [208] => Schlesch
    [209] => Schwabe
    [210] => Seddon
    [211] => Seddon & Aparicio
    [212] => Seddon & Killeen
    [213] => Shackleford & Spence
    [214] => Smith
    [215] => Smith, E. A.
    [216] => Smythe & Oliver
    [217] => Sowerby
    [218] => Sowerby 1st
    [219] => Sowerby 2nd
    [220] => Sowerby 2nd in Reeve
    [221] => Sowerby 3rd
    [222] => Spence
    [223] => Sterki
    [224] => Strebel
    [225] => Swainson
    [226] => Swainson in Sowerby 1st
    [227] => Sykes
    [228] => Tattersfield
    [229] => Tattersfield & Rowson
    [230] => Taylor
    [231] => Taylor & Glover
    [232] => Theobald
    [233] => Thiele
    [234] => Thompson
    [235] => Tiberi
    [236] => Tomlin
    [237] => Tomlin & Peile
    [238] => Tomlin & Shackleford
    [239] => Torre
    [240] => Torre & Bartsch
    [241] => Torre & Clench
    [242] => Torre & Ramsden in Ramsden
    [243] => Turton
    [244] => van Aartsen & Carrozza
    [245] => Verdcourt
    [246] => von Cosel
    [247] => Walker
    [248] => Watson
    [249] => Westerlund
    [250] => Wheeler
    [251] => Whitehead
    [252] => Williams
    [253] => Wollaston
    [254] => Woodward
    [255] => Wright
)
  
Keyword: Achatinidae First Prev Records 1 - 50 of 67 Next Last
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)
Bulla achatina Linnaeus, 1758
The Linnean Society of London
Current name: Achatina achatina Linnaeus, 1758
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible)
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)
Limicolaria alhiensis Preston, 1912
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Limicolaria martensiana catharia Dall, 1910
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinina : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Alhi Plains Brit. E. Africa

Paralectotype(s)
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)
Pseudoglessula batesi Connolly, 1923
Current name: Pseudoglessula batesi Connolly, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinina : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Camerun, Bitze

Syntype(s) (possible)
Homorus (Subulona) bumbaensis Spence, 1923
Current name: Homorus (Subulona) bumbaensis Spence, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Bumba, Congo Belge’ [Congo, Democratic Republic of the]

Syntype(s)
Homorus burnessi Connolly, 1923
Current name: Homorus burnessi Connolly, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Kenya, Kiu District [Mukaa Hills]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Opeas burnupi Connolly, 1919
Manchester Museum
Current name: Pseudopeas burnupi (Connolly, 1919)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinina : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Cape Province. The Gorge, Somerset East [locality of author's 'type', vide Connolly 1939: 357]. Natal, Karloof, Nottingham Road, Bulwer, Inhluzani, Fort Nottingham.

Syntype(s)
Curvella caloraphe Preston, 1910
Current name: Curvella calorhaphe Preston, 1910
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Shimbi Hills, British East Africa

Syntype(s) (possible)
Bocageia (Liobocageia) carpenteri Connolly, 1931
Current name: Liobocageia carpenteri (Connolly, 1931)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Uganda: North Bugishu District, Mt. Elgon, 7000-11,000 feet [locality of author's 'type'; Tororo District; Abyssinia; Baka Mts.; Kaffa. [Uganda]

Paratype(s) (possible)
Bulimus (Limicolaria) chromatellus Morelet, 1866
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Limicolaria chromatella (Morelet, 1866)
Gastropoda : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Angola, distr. Pungo-Andongo [Angola]

Syntype(s)
Achatina churchilliana Melvill & Ponsonby, 1895
Current name: Archachatina churchilliana (Melvill & Ponsonby, 1895)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Port Natal [South Africa]

Holotype
Achatina colubrina Morelet, 1866
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Leptocalina colubrina (Morelet, 1866)
Gastropoda : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: distr. Ambaca, prov. Angola [Angola]

Syntype(s)
Bulimus compressilabris Benson, 1856
Current name: Opeas hannense (Rang, 1831)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: St. Helena [Saint Helena]

Syntype(s)
Burtoa nilotica ssp. congoensis Crowley & Pain, 1959
Current name: Burtoa nilotica ssp. congoensis Crowley & Pain, 1959
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Belgian Congo, Haut-Lomami district, between Sampwe and Kikondja [Congo, Democratic Republic of the]

Paratype(s)
Achatina connollyi Preston, 1912
Current name: Achatina connollyi Preston, 1912
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Victoria Falls, Rhodesia

Syntype(s)
Opeas cressyi Connolly, 1922
Manchester Museum
Current name: Opeas cressyi Connolly, 1922
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: District north of Macequece

Syntype(s)
Pseudoglessula (Pseudocerastus) cressyi Connolly, 1925
Current name: To be confirmed
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinina : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: L. Marques, District north of Macequece.

Syntype(s)
Helix decollata Linnaeus, 1758
The Linnean Society of London
Current name: Rumina decollata Linnaeus, 1758
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible)
Homorus (Subulinus) didinganus Connolly, 1927
Current name: Subulona didingana (Connolly, 1927)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Nagichot, Didinga District, S.E. Sudan. Didinga Mts., alt. 6,000 feet.

Syntype(s)
Curvella farquhari Connolly, 1919
Current name: Curvella farquhari Connolly, 1919
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Cape Province: Mountain Drive, Grahamstown.

Syntype(s)
Hypolysia florentiae Melvill & Ponsonby, 1901
Current name: Opeas florentiae Melvill & Ponsonby, 1901
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Durban, Natal

Syntype(s) (possible)
Pseudopeas foliatum Connolly, 1928
Current name: Pseudopeas foliatum Connolly, 1928
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Sierra Leone: JKiama [locality of author's 'type']; Langranna.

Paratype(s)
Pseudoglessula gracilior Smith, 1904
Current name: Pseudoglessula gracilior E. A. Smith, 1904
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Ukami, German East Africa, about 100 miles south-west of Zanzibar [vide p.68].

Syntype(s)
Achatina graueri Thiele, 1911
Current name: Bequaertina graueri (Thiele, 1911)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Lake Kivu, Kwidjwi Island, Congo Belge

Syntype(s)
Archachatina (Tholachatina) insularis Crowley & Pain, 1961
Current name: Achatina tincta Reeve, 1842
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Congo Republic; Bas-Congo, Matadi, island in the mouth of the Congo Museum. [On an island in the Congo Estuary, at the mouth of the Mpozo River]

Paratype(s)
Homorus iredalei Preston, 1912
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Oreohomorus nitidus (E. von Martens, 1897)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinina : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Pt Nr Kigezi

Paralectotype(s)
Subulina kempi Preston, 1912
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nothapalinus kempi Preston, 1912
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinelloidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Entebbe to Mbarara B. E. Africa 549 [all label in pencil]

Paralectotype(s)
Limicolaria laikipiaensis Preston, 1913
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Limicolaria martensi laikipiaensis (Preston, 1913)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Rumruti, Laikipia Plateau, at an altitude of 7,000 feet, British East Africa [Kenya]

Paratype(s) (figured)
Achatina rhodesiaca lanceolata Melvill & Standen, 1907
Current name: Achatina rhodesiaca lanceolata Melvill & Standen, 1907
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Kapopo, Rhodesia

Syntype(s)
Limicolaria leakeyi Crowley & Pain, 1963
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Limicolaria leakeyi Crowley & Pain, 1963
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Songhor, Kavirondo, Kenya [Kenya]

Paratype(s) (possible)
Achatina rhodesiaca leucopasa Melvill & Standen, 1907
Current name: Achatina rhodesiaca leucopasa Melvill & Standen, 1907
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: N/A [Zimbabwe]

Lectotype
Achatina linterae Sowerby, 1890
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Cochlitoma zebra (Bruguière, 1789)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Port elizabeth [South Africa]

Holotype
Homorus malleatus Connolly, 1931
Current name: Oreohomorus malleatus (Connolly, 1931)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Uganda: North Bugishu District, Mt. Elgon, 7,000-9,000 feet.

Paratype(s) (possible)
Subulina (Itiopiana) meneleki Preston, 1910
Current name: Homorus meneleki (Preston, 1910)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Harrar, Southern Abyssinia [vide p.163]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Pseudachatina wrighti form. minor Pain & Paul, 1967
Current name: Pseudachatina wrighti form. minor Pain & Paul, 1967
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Old Calabar [Nigeria]

Paratype(s)
Pseudachatina wrighti form minor Pain & Paul, 1967
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Pseudachatina wrighti forma minor Pain & Paul, 1967
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Old Calabar [Nigeria]

Holotype
Krapfiella mirabilis Preston, 1911
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Krapfiella mirabilis Preston, 1911
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinina : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Mt. Kenia 6 -8000ft Co - type

Paralectotype(s)
Achatina mitriformis Lowe, 1852
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Amphorella mitriformis (R. T. Lowe, 1852)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Southern Diserta

Syntype(s)
Euonyma fulgens var. nyiroensis Connolly, 1923
Current name: Euonyma fulgens nyiroensis Connolly, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinina : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Kenya, Mt. Nyiro, S. of L. Rudolph, 8300 ft.

Syntype(s) (possible)
Pseudopeas opoboensis Spence, 1928
Current name: Pseudopeas opoboensis Spence, 1928
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Opobo, S. Nigeria [Nigeria]

Holotype
Homorus ordinarius Preston, 1910
Current name: Subulona ordinaria (Preston, 1910)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Shimbi Hills, British East Africa.

Syntype(s) (possible)
Opeas orestias Preston, 1911
Manchester Museum
Current name: Pseudopeas orestias (Preston, 1911)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Mount Kenia, at an altitude of 9,000-10,000 feet, British East Africa.

Syntype(s)
Achatina penestes Melvill & Ponsonby, 1893
Current name: Cochlitoma penestes Melvill & Ponsonby, 1893
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Pretoria

Syntype(s) (possible)
Homorus perlucida Preston, 1910
Current name: Subulina perlucida (Preston, 1910)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Harrar, Southern Abyssina [vide. p.163].

Syntype(s)
Opeas pervitreum Connolly, 1923
Current name: Opeas pervitreum Connolly, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Kenya, Gazi.

Syntype(s) (possible)
Pseudachatina connectens form plicata Pain & Paul, 1967
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Pseudachatina connectens forma plicata Pain & Paul, 1967
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Dibonga Sanaga Rinie, S. Cameroons [Republic of Cameroon]

Holotype
Pseudoglessula prestoni Smith, 1904
Current name: Pseudoglessula prestoni E. A. Smith, 1904
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Ukami, German East Africa, about 100 miles south-west of Zanzibar.

Syntype(s)
Euonyma pruizenensis Connolly, 1910
Current name: Euonyma pruizenensis Connolly, 1910
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Northern Transvaal, Pruizen [locality of author's 'type' according to Connolly 1939:341].

Syntype(s) (possible)
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