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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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Nassa abyssinica Marrat, 1877
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius sinusigerus (A. Adams, 1852)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality: Abyssinia [Ethiopia]

Lectotype & Paralectotype(s)
Nassa abyssinica Marrat, 1877
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius sinusigerus Adams, 1852
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality:

Paralectotype(s)
Mitra (Mitreola) astyridiformis Melvill, 1888
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Mitra (Nebularia) luctuosa A. Adams, 1853
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Mitridae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Sconsia barbudensis Higgins & Marrat, 1877
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Sconsia grayi A. Adams, 1855
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Tonnoidea : Cassidae

Type Locality: Barbuda "Argo" Expedition. Dredged by the "Argo" Expedition (1876) in 15 fms off the Island of Barbuda [Barbuda]

Holotype
Bulla bizona Adams, 1850
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Mnestia girardi Audouin, 1826
Gastropoda : Cephalaspidea : Cylichnoidea : Mnestiidae

Type Locality: Singapore

Syntype(s) (possible)
Nassa bucculenta Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius comptus (A. Adams, 1852)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality: Philippines [Philippines]

Lectotype & Paralectotype(s)
Nassa bucculenta Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius comptus Adams, 1852
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality:

Paralectotype(s)
Eulima candida Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Melanella martinii Adams in Sowerby, 1854
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vanikoroidea : Eulimidae

Type Locality:

Holotype (lost)
Mitra (Costellaria) chariessa Melvill, 1888
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Vexillum (Costellaria) scitulum (A. Adams, 1853)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Costellariidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Nassa cingenda Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius siquijorensis (A. Adams, 1852)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper.

Lectotype
Turbo cingillus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Cingula trifasciata (Adams, 1800)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Rissoidae

Type Locality: Plymouth & Salcombe [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Conradia clathrata Adams, 1860
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Conradia clathrata Adams, 1860
Gastropoda : Trochida : Trochoidea : Conradia

Type Locality: Japan

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Isander crenelliferus Adams, 1862
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Japan

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Nassa decorata Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius gemmulosus Adams, 1852
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s)
Leptoconus (Phasmoconus) dusaveli Adams, H., 1872
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus dusaveli (H. Adams, 1872)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Adams, 1872: Mauritius (coll. Du Savel). [Mauritius]

Holotype
Minolia (Conotrochus) eutyches Melvill, 1918
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Pagodatrochus variabilis (H. Adams, 1873)
Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Trochoidea : Trochidae

Type Locality: Persian Gulf, Muscat, 10-30 fm. [Oman]

Lectotype
Mitra exquisita Sowerby 3rd, 1889
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Vexillum (Costellaria) suluense (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Costellariidae

Type Locality: Port Blair, Andaman Island [Andaman Islands (India)]

Holotype
Stoastoma fadyerianum Adams, 1849
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Jamaica

Syntype(s)
Helix (Hadra) flindersi Adams & Angas, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Helix flindersi (Adams & Angas, 1864)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Tillowie, near western slopes of Flinders Range (coll. Angas.). [Australia]

Syntype(s)
Helix (Hadra) flindersi Adams & Angas, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Sinumelon flindersi (Adams & Angas, 1864)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Tillowie, near western slopes of Flinders Range (coll. Angas.). [Australia]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Scalaria inclyta Melvill, 1885
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Epitonium pallasii neglectum (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Gastropoda : Mesogastropoda : Epitonoidea : Epitoniidae

Type Locality: “Locality unknown, but probably China Seas”

Holotype
Rissoa insignis Adams, A. & Reeve, 1850
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Tomlinella insignis (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Gastropoda : Mesogastropoda : Rissoidea : Rissoidae

Type Locality: China Sea

Holotype
Turbo interstinctus Adams in-Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Parthenina interstincta (Mont., 1803)
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: Bigberry Bay [United Kingdom]

Neotype
Enida japonica Adams, 1860
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Enida japonica Adams, 1860
Gastropoda : Trochida : Trochoidea : Trochidae

Type Locality:

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Lachesis japonica Adams, 1860
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Clathranachis japonica Adams, 1860
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Columbellidae

Type Locality: Japan

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Anatomus japonicus Adams, 1862
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Anatoma japonica Adams, 1862
Gastropoda : Lepetellida : Scissurelloidea : Anatomidae

Type Locality:

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Rissoia joviana Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Finella pupoidea A. Adams, 1860
Gastropoda : Caenogastropoda (unassigned) : Cerithioidea : Scaliolidae

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

Lectotype
Helix labiosa Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Rissoa membranacaea (Adams, 1800)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Rissoidae

Type Locality: Falmouth, Devonshire, Biddeford, South Wales [United Kingdom]

Lectotype & Paralectotype(s)
Nassa lauta Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius stimpsonianus Adams, 1852
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s)
Rissoa melanura Adams, 1850
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Alba incerta d'Orbigny, 1841
Gastropoda : [unassigned] Caenogastropoda : Cerithioidea : Litiopidae

Type Locality: Jamaica

Syntype(s) (possible) (ex author)
Marginella (Glabella) mirabilis Adams, H., 1869
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Glabella miriabilis (H. Adams, 1846)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Marginellidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Leucotina niphonenesis Adams, 1860
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Leucotina casta Adams, 1853
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Amathinidae

Type Locality: Japan

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Odostomia nitida Adams , 1844
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Brachystomia scalaris (MacGillivray, 1843)
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: “A single specimen from shell-sand at Tynemouth” [United Kingdom]

Holotype
Trichotropis cedo-nulli Adams, 1860
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Off Mino-Sima, Japan

Syntype(s)
Alcyna ocellata Adams, 1860
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Alcyna ocellata Adams, 1860
Gastropoda : Trochida : Trochoidea : Trochoidea

Type Locality: Japan

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Volvula ovulina Adams, 1862
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Japan

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Helix (Hadra) patruelis Adams & Angas, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Cupedora patruelis (Adams & Angas, 1864)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Port Lincoln, under dead logs (Coll. Angas.). [Australia]

Syntype(s)
Cranopsis pelex Adams, 1860
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Cranopsis pelex Adams, 1860
Gastropoda : Lepetellida : Fissurelloidea : Fissurellidae

Type Locality: Japan

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Anadara pesmatacis Oliver & Chesney, 1994
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Anadara crassicostata (H. Adams, 1873)
Bivalvia : Arcoida : Arcoidea : Arcidae

Type Locality: Collected live from Masirah, Oman [Oman]

Holotype
Atys (Sao) phiala Adams, 1862
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Pyrunculus phialus Adams, 1862
Gastropoda : Cephalaspidea : Bulloidea : Retusidae

Type Locality: Japan

Syntype(s) (possible) (ex author)
Nassa picturata Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Phrontis versicolor Adams, 1852
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s)
Nassa polita Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius comptus (A. Adams, 1852)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality: Mauritius [Mauritius]

Lectotype & Paralectotype(s)
Nassa polita Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius comptus Adams, 1852
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality:

Paralectotype(s)
Nassa pusilla Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius succinctus (A. Adams, 1852)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality: Singapore [Singapore]

Lectotype
Rissoa pyrrhacme Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Finella pupoides A. Adams, 1860
Gastropoda : Caenogastropoda (unassigned) : Cerithioidea : Scaliolidae

Type Locality: Lifu [New Caledonia (France)]

Syntype(s)
Volvula radiola Adams, 1862
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Japan

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Zeidora reticulata Adams, 1862
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Zeidora reticulata Adams, 1862
Gastropoda : Lepetellida : Fissurelloidea : Fissurellidae

Type Locality: Japan

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Rissoa scalaroides Adams, 1850
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Schwartziella chesnelii Michaud, 1830
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Zebinidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible) (ex author) (lost)
Rissoella sinensis Adams, 1861
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality:

Type(s) (possible) (lost) (ex author)
Pseudoliva (Macron) stereoglypta Sowerby 3rd, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Macron wrightii (H. Adams, 1865)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Buccinidae

Type Locality: Adams, 1866: Coast of Patagonia; Sowerby, 1882: No locality.

Holotype
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