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Type Specimens
Array
(
    [0] => (Marrat
    [1] => (Strebel MS) Melvill & Standen
    [2] => [Benson] Sowerby
    [3] => [Hanley] Reeve
    [4] => Adams
    [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 in Vignon
    [15] => Ancey in Westerlund
    [16] => Anderson
    [17] => Angas
    [18] => Anthony
    [19] => Arango
    [20] => Bartsch
    [21] => Bavay
    [22] => Bavay & Dautzenburg
    [23] => Bean
    [24] => Bean in Thorpe
    [25] => Beddome
    [26] => Benson
    [27] => Bernardi
    [28] => Biggs
    [29] => Boettger
    [30] => Bouchet & Warén
    [31] => Bourne
    [32] => Broderip
    [33] => Broderip in Broderip & Sowerby 1st
    [34] => Brown & Verdcourt
    [35] => Brown & Weil (de Boury mss.)
    [36] => Bullen
    [37] => Burch & Burch
    [38] => Burnup
    [39] => Carpenter
    [40] => Cate
    [41] => Caudwell, Jones & Killeen
    [42] => Caziot
    [43] => Chaper
    [44] => Chaster
    [45] => Chen, Linse, Copley & Rogers
    [46] => Chesney & Oliver
    [47] => Clapp
    [48] => Clench
    [49] => Clench & Aguayo
    [50] => Clench & Turner
    [51] => Clessin
    [52] => Clover
    [53] => Coles & Nekola
    [54] => Collier
    [55] => Connolly
    [56] => Cooper & Preston
    [57] => Craven
    [58] => Crosse
    [59] => Crosse & Fischer
    [60] => Crosse & Fisher
    [61] => Crowley
    [62] => Crowley & Pain
    [63] => Crowley, Pain & Woodward
    [64] => Dall
    [65] => Dance
    [66] => Dance, Moolenbeek & Dekker
    [67] => Dautzenberg
    [68] => de boury
    [69] => de Folin
    [70] => de Mattia & Neiber
    [71] => de Mattia, Neiber & Groh
    [72] => Dean
    [73] => Dekker & Goud
    [74] => Dekker, Moolenbeek & Dance
    [75] => Deschamps
    [76] => Dillwyn
    [77] => Drouet & Chaper
    [78] => Dunker
    [79] => Dupuis & Putzeys
    [80] => Eliot
    [81] => Engl
    [82] => Farran
    [83] => Forbes & Hanley
    [84] => Ford
    [85] => Fulton
    [86] => Gaskoin
    [87] => Gassies
    [88] => Germain
    [89] => Geyer
    [90] => Gittenberger
    [91] => Gittenberger & Boeters
    [92] => Gittenberger & Goud
    [93] => Glover & Taylor
    [94] => Gmelin
    [95] => Godwin-Austen
    [96] => Goodrich
    [97] => Gray
    [98] => Gray in Sowerby
    [99] => Gredler
    [100] => Gude
    [101] => Gyngell
    [102] => Haas
    [103] => Hanley
    [104] => Hanley & Theobald
    [105] => Hedley
    [106] => Henderson & Simpson
    [107] => Hervier
    [108] => Heude
    [109] => Heurde
    [110] => Higgins & Marrat
    [111] => Hinds
    [112] => Holyoak & Seddon
    [113] => Houart
    [114] => Hoyle
    [115] => Iredale
    [116] => Issel
    [117] => Jackson
    [118] => Jeffreys
    [119] => Jones & Preston
    [120] => Jordan
    [121] => Jordan 
    [122] => Kennard
    [123] => Kennard & Woodward
    [124] => Kiener
    [125] => Killeen & Oliver
    [126] => Killeen & Turner
    [127] => King
    [128] => Kobelt
    [129] => Lancaster
    [130] => Layard
    [131] => Layard in Kobelt
    [132] => Lea
    [133] => Lowe
    [134] => Marie
    [135] => Marrat
    [136] => Marshall
    [137] => Martyn
    [138] => Maynard
    [139] => Maynard & Clapp in Maynard
    [140] => Melvil
    [141] => Melvill
    [142] => Melvill & Ponsonby
    [143] => Melvill & Standen
    [144] => Melvill & Sykes
    [145] => Melvill in Tryon
    [146] => Möllendorff
    [147] => Montagu
    [148] => Monterosato
    [149] => Moolenbeek & Dance
    [150] => Moore
    [151] => Morelet
    [152] => Morelet & H. Drouët
    [153] => Moricand
    [154] => Morrison
    [155] => Müller
    [156] => Neubert
    [157] => Nevill, G. & H.
    [158] => Newcomb
    [159] => Noronha
    [160] => Nuttall
    [161] => Oliver
    [162] => Oliver & Abou-Zeid
    [163] => Oliver & Chesney
    [164] => Oliver & Drewery
    [165] => Oliver & Glover
    [166] => Oliver & Holmes
    [167] => Oliver & Levin
    [168] => Oliver & Lutzen
    [169] => Oliver & Picken
    [170] => Oliver & Taylor
    [171] => Oliver & Vestheim
    [172] => Oliver & Zuschin
    [173] => Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha
    [174] => Pain
    [175] => Pain & Paul
    [176] => Pallary
    [177] => Pease
    [178] => Peuile
    [179] => Pfeiffer
    [180] => Phillips
    [181] => Pilsbry
    [182] => Pilsbry & Ferriss
    [183] => Pilsbry & Henderson
    [184] => Pilsbry & Hinkley
    [185] => Pilsbry & Hirase
    [186] => Ponder
    [187] => Powell
    [188] => Preston
    [189] => Pulteney
    [190] => Putzeys
    [191] => Ramsden
    [192] => Reeve
    [193] => Reidel & Norris
    [194] => Rodrigues, Oliver & Cunha
    [195] => Rolle
    [196] => Rowson
    [197] => Rowson & Symondson
    [198] => Rowson & Tattersfield
    [199] => Rowson & Van Goethem
    [200] => Salisbury
    [201] => Schilder
    [202] => Schlesch
    [203] => Schwabe
    [204] => Seddon
    [205] => Seddon & Aparicio
    [206] => Seddon & Killeen
    [207] => Shackleford & Spence
    [208] => Smith
    [209] => Smith, E. A.
    [210] => Smythe & Oliver
    [211] => Sowerby
    [212] => Sowerby 1st
    [213] => Sowerby 2nd
    [214] => Sowerby 2nd in Reeve
    [215] => Sowerby 3rd
    [216] => Spence
    [217] => Sterki
    [218] => Strebel
    [219] => Swainson
    [220] => Swainson in Sowerby 1st
    [221] => Sykes
    [222] => Tattersfield
    [223] => Tattersfield & Rowson
    [224] => Taylor
    [225] => Taylor & Glover
    [226] => Theobold
    [227] => Thiele
    [228] => Thompson
    [229] => Tiberi
    [230] => Tomlin
    [231] => Tomlin & Peile
    [232] => Tomlin & Shackleford
    [233] => Torre
    [234] => Torre & Bartsch
    [235] => Torre & Clench
    [236] => Torre & Ramsden in Ramsden
    [237] => Turton
    [238] => van Aartsen & Carrozza
    [239] => Verdcourt
    [240] => von Cosel
    [241] => Walker
    [242] => Watson
    [243] => Westerlund
    [244] => Wheeler
    [245] => Whitehead
    [246] => Williams
    [247] => Wollaston
    [248] => Woodward
    [249] => Wright
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Keyword: Achatinoidea First Prev Records 1 - 40 of 40 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)
Subuliniscus adjacens Connolly, 1923
Current name: Subuliniscus adjacens Connolly, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Subulinidae

Type Locality: Kenya, Larogi Hills [Kenya]

Syntype(s)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
Limicolaria laikipiaensis Preston, 1913
Leeds Museums & 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 & 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
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
Pseudopeas opoboensis Spence, 1928
Current name: Pseudopeas opoboensis Spence, 1928
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Opobo, S. Nigeria [Nigeria]

Holotype
Achatina penestes Melvill & Ponsonby, 1893
Current name: Cochlitoma penestes Melvill & Ponsonby, 1893
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Pretoria

Syntype(s) (possible)
Stenogyra plebeia Morelet, 1885
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Stenogyra plebeia Morelet, 1885
Gastropoda : Achatinoidea : Subulinidae

Type Locality: Environs de Landana [Angola]

Syntype(s)
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
Synapterpes (Promoussonius) propinquus Crowley, 1956
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Synapterpes (Promoussonius) propinquus Crowley, 1956
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Subulinidae

Type Locality: Vulcano Puraco, Colombia, high up in the mountain [Colombia]

Holotype
Pseudoglessula (Ischnoglessula) pulchella Spence, 1923
Current name: Pseudoglessula (Ischnoglessula) pulchella Spence, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Congo Belge 11.5.21, under dead wood in forest, Leverville [Congo, Democratic Republic of the]

Holotype
Pseudachatina pulchra Pain & Paul, 1967
Leeds Museums & Galleries
Current name: Pseudachatina pulchra (Pain & Paul 1967)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Likomba Plantation, Nr. Tiko, W. Cameroons [Cameroon]

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

Type Locality: Kapopo, Rhodesia

Syntype(s)
Nothapalus sagittula Connolly, 1930
Current name: Nothapalus sagittula Connolly, 1930
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Mt. Elgon, Uganda, 7/9000’’ [Uganda]

Syntype(s)
Achatina schweinfurthi semifuscus Spence, 1923
Current name: Achatina schweinfurthi semifuscus Spence, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Leverville, Congo Belge’ ‘By roadside… dense undergrowth under oil palms [Congo, Democratic Republic of the]

Syntype(s)
Achatina simpularia Morelet, 1851
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Petriola simpularia (Morelet, 1851)
Gastropoda : Achatinoidea : Subulinidae

Type Locality: insulas Comores

Syntype(s)
Buccinum terrestre Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Cecilioides acicula (Müller, 1774)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Subulinidae

Type Locality: Faversham Creek, Barham Downs, Lackham in Wiltshire [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Ceras texistriatum Spence, 1923
Current name: Ceras texistriatum Spence, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: ‘Elizabetha. Congo. In grass by native path [Congo, Democratic Republic of the]

Syntype(s)
Euonyma topazon Connolly, 1923
Current name: Euonyma topazon Connolly, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Kenya, Urquess.

Paratype(s)
Euonyma unicornis Connolly, 1910
Current name: Euonyma unicornis Connolly, 1910
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Transvaal, Schanz Kop, Pretoria [locality of author's 'type' according to Connolly 1939:342]; Potchefstroom. Cape Colony, Cradock.

Paratype(s)
Euonyma varia Connolly, 1910
Manchester Museum
Current name: Euonyma varia Connolly, 1910
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Transvaal, Pienaars Port; Pretoria District; Potchefstroom; Zoutpansberg.

Paratype(s)
Burtoa nilotica verdcourti Crowley & Pain, 1959
Current name: Burtoa nilotica verdcourti Crowley & Pain, 1959
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Rusinga, site 3, Kavirondo, Kenya [Kenya]

Paratype(s)
Achatina viridescens Ancey in Vignon, 1888
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Archachatina (Megachatinopsis) purpurea (Gmelin, 1790)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Liberia

Holotype
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