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Type Specimens
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    [0] => (Marrat
    [1] => (Strebel MS) Melvill & Standen
    [2] => (Thiele)
    [3] => [Baird, or Gray]
    [4] => [Benson] Sowerby
    [5] => [Hanley] Reeve
    [6] => Adams
    [7] => Adams & Angas
    [8] => Adams in-Montagu
    [9] => Adams, A. & Reeve
    [10] => Adams, H.
    [11] => Alder
    [12] => Alder & Hancock
    [13] => Alder in Forbes & Hanley
    [14] => Ancey
    [15] => Ancey & Sykes in Ancey
    [16] => Ancey in Bavay & Dautzenberg
    [17] => Ancey in Garrett
    [18] => Ancey in Pilsbry
    [19] => Ancey in Vignon
    [20] => Ancey in Westerlund
    [21] => Anderson
    [22] => Angas
    [23] => Anthony
    [24] => Arango
    [25] => Bartsch
    [26] => Bavay
    [27] => Bavay & Dautzenburg
    [28] => Bean
    [29] => Bean in Thorpe
    [30] => Beddome
    [31] => Benson
    [32] => Bernardi
    [33] => Biggs
    [34] => Boettger
    [35] => Bouchet & Warén
    [36] => Bourne
    [37] => Broderip
    [38] => Broderip in Broderip & Sowerby 1st
    [39] => Brown & Verdcourt
    [40] => Brown & Weil (de Boury mss.)
    [41] => Bullen
    [42] => Burch & Burch
    [43] => Burnup
    [44] => Carpenter
    [45] => Cate
    [46] => Caudwell, Jones & Killeen
    [47] => Caziot
    [48] => Chaper
    [49] => Chaster
    [50] => Chen, Linse, Copley & Rogers
    [51] => Chesney & Oliver
    [52] => Clapp
    [53] => Clench
    [54] => Clench & Aguayo
    [55] => Clench & Turner
    [56] => Clessin
    [57] => Clover
    [58] => Coles & Nekola
    [59] => Collier
    [60] => Connolly
    [61] => Cooper & Preston
    [62] => Craven
    [63] => Crosse
    [64] => Crosse & Fischer
    [65] => Crosse & Fisher
    [66] => Crowley
    [67] => Crowley & Pain
    [68] => Crowley, Pain & Woodward
    [69] => Dall
    [70] => Dance
    [71] => Dance, Moolenbeek & Dekker
    [72] => Dautzenberg
    [73] => de boury
    [74] => de Folin
    [75] => de Mattia & Neiber
    [76] => de Mattia, Neiber & Groh
    [77] => Dean
    [78] => Dekker & Goud
    [79] => Dekker, Moolenbeek & Dance
    [80] => Deschamps
    [81] => Dillwyn
    [82] => Drouet & Chaper
    [83] => Dunker
    [84] => Dupuis & Putzeys
    [85] => Eliot
    [86] => Engl
    [87] => F. G. Thompson & Dance
    [88] => Farran
    [89] => Forbes & Hanley
    [90] => Ford
    [91] => Fulton
    [92] => G. B. Sowerby I
    [93] => Gaskoin
    [94] => Gassies
    [95] => Germain
    [96] => Geyer
    [97] => Gittenberger
    [98] => Gittenberger & Boeters
    [99] => Gittenberger & Goud
    [100] => Glover & Taylor
    [101] => Gmelin
    [102] => Godwin-Austen
    [103] => Goodrich
    [104] => Gray
    [105] => Gray in Sowerby
    [106] => Gredler
    [107] => Gude
    [108] => Gyngell
    [109] => Haas
    [110] => Hanley
    [111] => Hanley & Theobald
    [112] => Hedley
    [113] => Hemphill in Binney
    [114] => Henderson
    [115] => Henderson & Daniels
    [116] => Henderson & Simpson
    [117] => Hervier
    [118] => Heude
    [119] => Heurde
    [120] => Higgins & Marrat
    [121] => Hinds
    [122] => Holyoak & Seddon
    [123] => Houart
    [124] => Hoyle
    [125] => Iredale
    [126] => Iredale in Melvill & Standen
    [127] => Issel
    [128] => J. S. Miller
    [129] => Jackson
    [130] => Jeffreys
    [131] => Jones & Preston
    [132] => Jordan
    [133] => Jordan 
    [134] => Kennard
    [135] => Kennard & Woodward
    [136] => Kiener
    [137] => Killeen & Oliver
    [138] => Killeen & Turner
    [139] => King
    [140] => Kobelt
    [141] => Lancaster
    [142] => Layard
    [143] => Layard in Kobelt
    [144] => Lea
    [145] => Linnaeus
    [146] => Lowe
    [147] => Marie
    [148] => Marrat
    [149] => Marshall
    [150] => Martyn
    [151] => Maynard
    [152] => Maynard & Clapp in Maynard
    [153] => Melvil
    [154] => Melvill
    [155] => Melvill & Ponsonby
    [156] => Melvill & Standen
    [157] => Melvill & Sykes
    [158] => Melvill in Tryon
    [159] => Möllendorff
    [160] => Montagu
    [161] => Monterosato
    [162] => Moolenbeek & Dance
    [163] => Moore
    [164] => Morelet
    [165] => Morelet & H. Drouët
    [166] => Moricand
    [167] => Morrison
    [168] => Müller
    [169] => Neubert
    [170] => Nevill, G. & H.
    [171] => Newcomb
    [172] => Noronha
    [173] => Nuttall
    [174] => Oliver
    [175] => Oliver & Abou-Zeid
    [176] => Oliver & Chesney
    [177] => Oliver & Drewery
    [178] => Oliver & Glover
    [179] => Oliver & Holmes
    [180] => Oliver & Levin
    [181] => Oliver & Lutzen
    [182] => Oliver & Picken
    [183] => Oliver & Taylor
    [184] => Oliver & Vestheim
    [185] => Oliver & Zuschin
    [186] => Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha
    [187] => Pain
    [188] => Pain & Paul
    [189] => Pallary
    [190] => Pease
    [191] => Peuile
    [192] => Pfeiffer
    [193] => Phillips
    [194] => Pilsbry
    [195] => Pilsbry & Ferriss
    [196] => Pilsbry & Henderson
    [197] => Pilsbry & Hinkley
    [198] => Pilsbry & Hirase
    [199] => Ponder
    [200] => Powell
    [201] => Preston
    [202] => Pulteney
    [203] => Putzeys
    [204] => Ramsden
    [205] => Reeve
    [206] => Reidel & Norris
    [207] => Rodrigues, Oliver & Cunha
    [208] => Rolle
    [209] => Rowson
    [210] => Rowson & Symondson
    [211] => Rowson & Tattersfield
    [212] => Rowson & Van Goethem
    [213] => Salisbury
    [214] => Schilder
    [215] => Schlesch
    [216] => Schwabe
    [217] => Seddon
    [218] => Seddon & Aparicio
    [219] => Seddon & Killeen
    [220] => Shackleford & Spence
    [221] => Smith
    [222] => Smith, E. A.
    [223] => Smythe & Oliver
    [224] => Sowerby
    [225] => Sowerby 1st
    [226] => Sowerby 2nd
    [227] => Sowerby 2nd in Reeve
    [228] => Sowerby 3rd
    [229] => Spence
    [230] => Sterki
    [231] => Strebel
    [232] => Stutchbury
    [233] => Swainson
    [234] => Swainson in Sowerby 1st
    [235] => Sykes
    [236] => T. Brown
    [237] => Tattersfield
    [238] => Tattersfield & Rowson
    [239] => Taylor
    [240] => Taylor & Glover
    [241] => Theobald
    [242] => Thiele
    [243] => Thompson
    [244] => Tiberi
    [245] => Tomlin
    [246] => Tomlin & Peile
    [247] => Tomlin & Shackleford
    [248] => Torre
    [249] => Torre & Bartsch
    [250] => Torre & Clench
    [251] => Torre & Ramsden in Ramsden
    [252] => Turton
    [253] => van Aartsen & Carrozza
    [254] => Verdcourt
    [255] => Vermeulen
    [256] => von Cosel
    [257] => Walker
    [258] => Watson
    [259] => Westerlund
    [260] => Wheeler
    [261] => Whitehead
    [262] => Williams
    [263] => Wollaston
    [264] => Woodward
    [265] => Wright
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Opisthostoma acolaston Vermeulen, 1994
Current name: Opisthostoma acolaston Vermeulen
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Diplommatinidae

Type Locality: Limestone hill with primary forest and belukar, Nateh near Batu Tangga, approx. 18km E of Barabai, W. flank of Meratus Mts. Kalimantan-Selatan [Malaysia]

Paratype(s)
Pachydrobia spinosa var. acuminata Ancey, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Pachydrobia spinosa Poirier, 1881
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Pomatiopsidae

Type Locality: Cambodge [Dr Harmand] [Cambodia]

Possible Syntype
Lyrocardium anaxium Oliver & Chesney, 1997
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Lyrocardium anaxium Oliver & Chesney, 1997
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Cardioidea : Cardiidae

Type Locality: East coast of Masirah, Oman, Arabian Sea. [Oman]

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 : Gadilimorpha : Gadilidae

Type Locality: [India]

Paralectotype(s)
Oliva angustata Marrat, 1868
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Oliva vidua (Röding, 1798)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Olivoidea : Olividae

Type Locality: China [China]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Diplommatina antheae Vermeulen, 1993
Current name: Diplommatina antheae Vermeulen
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Diplommatinidae

Type Locality: Limestone hill covered with depleted primary forest and belukar. Lian (laying) cave, 12km N of Keningau, Interior Zone, Sabah [Malaysia]

Paratype(s)
Doris apiculata Alder & Hancock, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Sclerodoris apiculata (Alder & Hancock, 1864)
Gastropoda : Nudibranchia : Discodorididae

Type Locality: ‘collected chiefly during the years 1853 and 1854, at Waltair, in the presidency of Madras, by Walter Elliot’ [India]

Holotype
Melania variabilis var. aspera Hanley & Theobald, 1874
Current name: Brotia costula (Rafinesque, 1833)
Gastropoda : Cerithioidea : Pachychilidae

Type Locality: Hindostan [India]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Opisthostoma asyndeton Vermeulen, 1994
Current name: Opisthostoma asyndeton Vermeulen
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Diplommatinidae

Type Locality: Marshy primary forest and swamps on limestone, 7km north of Kintap, S. of Meratys Mts. Kalimantan-Selatan [Malaysia]

Paratype(s)
Doridopsis atromaculata Alder & Hancock, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Dendrodoris atromaculata (Alder & Hancock, 1864)
Gastropoda : Nudibranchia : Dendrodorididae

Type Locality: ‘collected chiefly during the years 1853 and 1854, at Waltair, in the presidency of Madras, by Walter Elliot’ [India]

Holotype
Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Drilliidae

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

Syntype
Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Drilliidae

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

Syntype
Opisthostoma auriforme Vermeulen, 1994
Current name: Opisthostoma auriforme Vermeulen
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Diplommatinidae

Type Locality: Limestone hill with promary forest surrounded by ladangs, W of Batulicin-Benualawas Road, Batu Tungga near Sarungga, E. flank of Meratus Mts. Kalimantan-Selatan [Malaysia]

Paratype(s)
Diplommatina aurisdiaboli Vermeulen, 1993
Current name: Diplommatina aurisdiaboli Vermeulen
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Diplommatinidae

Type Locality: In soil from primary forest on steep slopes surrounded by sawahs, limestone ridge W of Jaro, NW part of Meratus Mts., Kalimantan Selatan, [Malaysia]

Paratype(s)
Cataulus austenianus Benson, 1853
Bristol Museums, Galleries & Archives
Current name: Tortulosa austeniana (Benson, 1853)
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Helicina : Cyclophoroidea : Pupinidae

Type Locality: ad Heneratgodde in rimis saxorum [Sri Lanka]

Syntype(s)
Tropidophora balfouri Godwin-Austen, 1881
Current name: Tropidophora balfouri Godwin-Austen, 1881
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Pomatiidae

Type Locality: on limestone ridge to the S.W. of Gollonsir village’ [Yemen]

Syntype(s)
Conus barthelemyi Bernardi, 1861
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus barthelemyi Bernardi, 1861
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: In loco dicto “les six iles,” archip. Chagos (coll. Liénard). [Chagos Archipeligo]

Holotype
Cyclophorus beddomeanus Preston, 1914
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Cyclophorus beddomeanus Preston 1914
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Cyclophoridae

Type Locality: Naga Hills [India]

Paralectotype(s)
Chloritis beddomei Gude, 1906
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Chloritis beddomei Gude, 1906
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: New Guinea [Papua New Guinea]

Holotype
Unio bhamaoensis Theobald, 1873
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Parreysia bhamaoensis Theobold, 1873
Bivalvia : Unionida : Unionoidea : Unionidae

Type Locality: prope Bhamo, regno Birmanico; necnon in Prome occidentali (Western Prome) Provinciâ Pegu [Myanmar]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Bulimus bieti Ancey, 1884
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Bulimus bieti Ancey, 1884

Type Locality: Yerkalo, dans la vallée supérieure du Mei-kong (Thibet oriental) (‘Indo-Thibétaine’ in the title) [Mgr Biet] [China]

Syntypes
Opisthostoma (Plectostoma) lissopleuron bigibbum Vermeulen, 1994
Current name: Plectostoma lissopleuron bigibbum Vermeulen
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Diplommatinidae

Type Locality: Limestone hill with secondary forest. Bukit Madai, 40km SSW of Lahad Datu, Tawau Zone, Sabah [Malaysia]

Paratype(s)
Opisthostoma (Plectostoma) bihamulatum Vermeulen, 1994
Current name: Plectostoma bihamulatum Vermeulen
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Diplommatinidae

Type Locality: Limestone hill surrounded by partly logged, lowland Dipterocarp forest, Gunong Baturong, 50km WSW of Lahah Datu, Tawau Zone, Sabah [Malaysia]

Paratype(s)
Pupina brachysoma Ancey in Bavay & Dautzenberg, 1904
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Pupina brachysoma Ancey, 1904
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Pupinidae

Type Locality: Haut-Tonkin [Cl Messager] [Viet Nam]

Possible Syntypes
Opisthostoma (Plectostoma) brevituba Vermeulen, 1994
Current name: Plectostoma brevituba Vermeulen
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Diplommatinidae

Type Locality: Limestone hill surrounded by forested swamps, Batu Putih near Lahad Datu-Sandakan, n of crossing with Kinabatangan River, Sandakan Zone, Sabah [Malaysia]

Paratype(s)
Tellina bruguieri Hanley, 1844
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Macalia bruguieri (Hanley, 1844)
Bivalvia : Cardiida : Tellinoidea : Tellinidae

Type Locality: Ilo-Ilo, isle of Panhay [Philippines]

Syntype(s)
Oliva brunnea Marrat, 1870
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Oliva spicata (Röding, 1798)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Olivoidea : Olividae

Type Locality: Borneo [Indonesia/Malaysia/Brunei]

Lectotype
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)
Cypraea caurica var. cairnsiana Melvill & Standen, 1904
Current name: Cypraea caurica Melvill & Standen, 1904
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: Karachi [Pakistan]

Syntype(s)
Cypraea ocellata var. calophthalma Melvill, 1888
Current name: Cypraea ocellata var. calophthalma Melvill, 1888
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: Ceylon [Sri Lanka]

Holotype
Oliva cana Marrat, 1870
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Oliva vidua (Röding, 1798)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Olivoidea : Olividae

Type Locality: New Guinea [Papua New Guinea]

Lectotype
Modiola (Lithodomus) canaliferus Hanley, 1843
Current name: Leiosolenus canaliferus (Hanley, 1843)
Bivalvia : Mytilida : Mytiloidea : Mytilidae

Type Locality: Hanley, 1844: Zebu, Philippine Islands. [Philippines]

Paralectotype(s)
Cypraea caputdraconis Melvill, 1888
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Monetaria caputdraconis (Melvill, 1888)
Gastropoda : Mesogastropoda : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: Melvill, 1888: Hong Kong. [Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China]

Holotype
Cerithium carnaticum Melvill & Standen, 1898
Current name: Cerithium scabridum Philippi, 1848
Gastropoda : Cerithioidea : Cerithiidae

Type Locality: Madras [India]

Lectotype
Tellina carnicolor Hanley, 1846
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Clathrotellina carnicolor (Hanley, 1846)
Bivalvia : Cardiida : Tellinoidea : Tellinidae

Type Locality: San Nicolas, Zebu [Cebu], Philippine Islands [Philippines]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Ostrea chemnitzii Hanley, 1846
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Dendrostrea rosacea (Deshayes, 1836)
Bivalvia : Ostreida : Ostreoidea : Ostreidae

Type Locality: China? [China]

Syntype(s)
Venus chemnitzii Hanley, 1845
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Antigona chemnitzii (Hanley, 1845)
Bivalvia : Venerida : Veneroidea : Veneridae

Type Locality: San Nicholas, Philippines [Philippines]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Venus chemnitzii Hanley, 1845
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Antigona chemnitzii (Hanley, 1845)
Bivalvia : Venerida : Veneroidea : Veneridae

Type Locality: San Nicholas, Philippines [Philippines]

Syntype(s)
Bulimus cincinnus G. B. Sowerby I, 1841
Bristol Museums, Galleries & Archives
Current name: Hypselostyla cincinna (G. B. Sowerby I, 1841)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Islands of Temple and Burias, Philippines, on the leaves of trees [Philippines]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Goniodoris citrina Alder & Hancock, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Goniodoris citrina Alder & Hancock, 1864
Gastropoda : Nudibranchia : Goniodorididae

Type Locality: ‘collected chiefly during the years 1853 and 1854, at Waltair, in the presidency of Madras, by Walter Elliot’ [India]

Holotype
Doridopsis clavulata Alder & Hancock, 1854
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Dendrodoris krusensternii (Gray, 1850)
Gastropoda : Nudibranchia : Dendrodorididae

Type Locality: ‘collected chiefly during the years 1853 and 1854, at Waltair, in the presidency of Madras, by Walter Elliot’ [India]

Syntype(s)
Otopoma conicum Godwin-Austen, 1881
Hunterian Museum, Glasgow
Current name: Otopoma conicum Godwin-Austen, 1881
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Pomatiidae

Type Locality: ‘From the plain about Gollonsir village’ Socotra [Yemen]

Syntype(s)
Turbonilla coromandelica Melvill & Standen, 1898
Current name: Turbonilla (Turbonilla) coromandelica Melvill & Standen, 1898
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: ‘Madras and the immediate neighbourhood’ [India]

Syntype(s)
Turbonilla coromandelica Melvill & Standen, 1898
Current name: Turbonilla (Turbonilla) coromandelica Melvill & Standen, 1898
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: Madras [India]

Syntype(s)
Tellina costata Sowerby 2nd in Reeve, 1867
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Clathrotellina pretium (Salisbury, 1934)
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Tellinoidea : Tellinidae

Type Locality: Philippines [Philippines]

Holotype
Opisthostoma crassicolle Vermeulen, 1994
Current name: Opisthostoma crassicolle Vermeulen
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Diplommatinidae

Type Locality: Limestone hill with primary forest enclosed by belukar fields, Berambu approx. 13km E of Rantau, W. flank of Meratus Mts. Kalimantan-Selatan [Malaysia]

Paratype(s)
Nassa cribraria Marrat, 1877
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius cribraria (Powys, 1835)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper. [Philippines]

Lectotype & Paralectotype(s)
Nassa crispata Marrat, 1877
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius arcularia plicatus (Röding, 1798)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality: Philippines [Philippines]

Lectotype
Unio crispisulcatus Benson, 1862
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Radiatula crispisulcata (Benson, 1862)
Bivalvia : Unionida : Unionoidea : Unionidae

Type Locality: Habitat in rivulo Bangong, prope Thyet-Myo, regionis Burmaicæ [Myanmar]

Syntype(s)
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