Type Specimens | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
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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Acar abdita Oliver & Chesney, 1994
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Acar abdita Oliver & Chesney, 1994
Bivalvia : Arcoida : Arcoidea : Arcidae

Type Locality: Under rocks at top of shore close to sand, adjacent to Muscat Aquarium, Al Bustan, Oman, 23°33.5’N., 58°37.5’E. [Oman]

Holotype
Raeta abercrombiei Melvill, 1893
Current name: Raeta pellicula Reeve, 1854
Bivalvia : Imparidentia (Superorder) : Mactroidea : Anatinellidae

Type Locality: Bombay [India]

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)
Crassatella africana Marrat, 1878
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Crassatina contraria Marrat, 1878
Bivalvia : Carditida : Crassatelloidea : Crassatellidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (missing)
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
Circe angasi Smith, 1885
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Gouldiopa australis Angas, 1865
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Veneroidea : Veneridae

Type Locality: Port Jackson.

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Periploma angasi Crosse & Fischer, 1864
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Offadesma angasi Crosse & Fischer, 1864
Bivalvia : Thracioidea : Periplomatidae

Type Locality:

Type(s) (possible)
Neocardia angulata Sowerby, 1892
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Neocardia angulata Sowerby III, 1892
Bivalvia : Arcida : Limopsoidea : Philobryidae

Type Locality: Sow Cape (Pt. Alfred)

Syntype(s) (possible)
Amygdalum anoxicolum Oliver, 2001
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Amygdalum anoxicolum Oliver, 2001
Bivalvia : Mytiloida : Mytiloidea : Mytilidae

Type Locality: Off Ras Madrakah, southern Oman, Discovery cruise 211 st.12697#1, 19°21.8'N 58°15.4'E, 378 m [Oman]

Holotype
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
Megaxinus arabicus Glover & Taylor, 1997
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Megaxinus arabicus Glover & Taylor, 1997
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Lucinoidea : Lucinidae

Type Locality: Arabian Sea, 19°49.43'N, 58°23.77' E, 58 m. Discovery Expedition 1994,station reference number 217:12689 11. [Oman]

Holotype
Loripes araiogramma Oliver & Chesney, 1997
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Loripes araiogramma Oliver & Chesney, 1997
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Lucinoidea : Lucinidae

Type Locality: 2km East of Marbat, Dhofar, Southern Oman. [Oman]

Holotype
Cardium arcuatum Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Lucinella divaricata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bivalvia : Imparidentia (Superorder) : Lucinoidea : Lucinidae

Type Locality: Falmouth Harbour, Cornwall [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Thracia arienatoma Oliver & Holmes, 2004
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Thracia arienatoma Oliver & Holmes, 2004
Bivalvia : Pholadomyoida : Pandoroidea : Thraciidae

Type Locality: Gravier, Rodrigues, stn 9A, 14.11.2000, 19°43.9’S, 63°28.9’E [Republic of Mauritius]

Holotype
Malvinasia arthuri Cooper & Preston, 1910
Current name: Malvinasia arthuri Cooper & Preston, 1910
Bivalvia : Imparidentia (Superorder) : Galeommatoidea : Montacutidae

Type Locality: “Falkland Islands” “material recently collected by Mr. Arthur F. Cobb” [Falkland Islands (Malvinas)]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Lucinoma asapheus Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha, 2011
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Lucinoma asapheus Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha, 2011
Bivalvia : Lucinoidea : Lucinidae

Type Locality: TTR15, stn. AT569GR, El Arraiche Field, Mercantor mv, Gulf of Cadiz, NE Atlantic. 35°17.917’N 06°38.717’W, 358m, 25/07/2005, Dept. Biology Aviero University, Portugal

Holotype
Lucinoma asapheus Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha, 2011
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Lucinoma asapheus Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha, 2011
Bivalvia : Lucinoidea : Lucinidae

Type Locality: TTR15, stn. AT569GR, El Arraiche Field, Mercantor mv, Gulf of Cadiz, NE Atlantic. 35°17.917’N 06°38.717’W, 358m, 25/07/2005, Dept. Biology Aviero University, Portugal

Paratype(s)
Psammotreta aurora Hanley, 1844
Leeds Museums & Galleries
Current name: Psammotreta psammotella (Lamarck, 1818)
Bivalvia : Cardiida : Tellinoidea : Tellinidae

Type Locality: Panama [Panama]

Paralectotype(s) (possible)
Mytilus avonensis Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Anodonta anatina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bivalvia : Unionida : Unionoidea : Unionidae

Type Locality: River Avon, Wiltshire [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Limopsis bassi Smith, 1885
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Limopsis bassi Smith, 1885
Bivalvia : Arcida : Limopsoidea : Limopsidae

Type Locality: Bass Strait. 38 fms.

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Unio bhamaoensis Theobold, 1873
Leeds Museums & 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)
Brachyodontes (Hormomya) blakeanus Melvill & Standen, 1914
Current name: Philobrya blakeanus (Melvill & Standen, 1914)
Bivalvia : Arcida : Limopsoidea : Philobryidae

Type Locality: Roy Cove, Falkland Islands [Falkland Islands (Malvinas)]

Lectotype
Grandidieria bloomeri Crowley, Pain & Woodward, 1964
Current name: Coelatura hypsiprymna (Martens, 1897)
Bivalvia : Unionida : Unionoidea : Unionidae

Type Locality: Lake bed at Eccles Point, Nkata Bay, Lake Nyasa] [Malawi]

Paratype(s)
Bourdotia boschorum Dekker & Goud, 1994
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Bourdotia boschorum Dekker & Goud, 1994
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Lucinoidea : Lucinidae

Type Locality: Oman, Masirah Island, Sur Masirah, 20°25’N., 58°44’E, on sand flat at low tide. [Oman]

Holotype
Mactra boysii Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Abra alba (Wood, 1802)
Bivalvia : Cardiida : Tellinoidea : Semelidae

Type Locality: Sandwich in Kent; Studland; Salcombe; Bideford [United Kingdom]

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

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

Syntype(s)
Tindaria brunnea Dall, 1916
Manchester Museum
Current name: Neilonella brunnea Dall, 1916
Bivalvia : Nuculanida : Nuculanoidea : Neilonellidae

Type Locality: 'Albatross' station 3604, Bering Sea, in 1401 fathoms. [Midway between St Paul and Unmak Ids., Bering Sea]

Paratype(s)
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)
Amussium cancellatum Smith, 1885
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Parvamussium cancellatum Smith, 1885
Bivalvia : Pectinida : Pectinoidea : Propeamussiidae

Type Locality: Bermuda

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Lutetina capricornica Oliver & Holmes, 2004
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: ‘Lutetina’ capricornica Oliver & Holmes, 2004
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Cyamioidea : Cyamiidae

Type Locality: Grand Paté, shell gravel, 17m, 19°39.307’S, 63°24.950’E [Republic of Mauritius]

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

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

Syntype(s) (possible)
Donax castaneus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Ervilia castanea (Montagu, 1803)
Bivalvia : Cardiida : Tellinoidea : Semelidae

Type Locality: Falmouth in Cornwall, St Austel [United Kingdom]

Lectotype & Paralectotype(s)
Callocardia (Agriopoma) catharia Dall, 1902
Current name: Agriopoma (Catharium) Dall, 1902
Bivalvia : Venerida : Veneroidea : Veneridae

Type Locality: Off Guyamas Mexico 65.2*F, 'Albatross' station 3037; 20 fms.

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

Type Locality: China? [China]

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

Type Locality: San Nicholas, Philippines [Philippines]

Syntype(s)
Mactra cinerea Montagu, 1808
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Mactra stultorum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bivalvia : Imparidentia (Superorder) : Mactroidea : Mactridae

Type Locality: Weymouth [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Davisia cobbi Cooper & Preston, 1910
Current name: Neolepton cobbi (Cooper & Preston, 1910)
Bivalvia : Imparidentia (Superorder) : Veneroidea : Neoleptonidae

Type Locality: “Falkland Islands” “material recently collected by Mr. Arthur F. Cobb” [Falkland Islands (Malvinas)]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Tellina columbiensis Hanley, 1844
Leeds Museums & Galleries
Current name: Ardeamya columbiensis (Hanley, 1844)
Bivalvia : Cardiida : Tellinoidea : Tellinidae

Type Locality: Monte Christi, West Columbia [Ecuador]

Syntype(s)
Donax complanatus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Donax variegatus (Gmelin, 1791)
Bivalvia : Tellinoidea : Donacidae

Type Locality: Milton Sands; Falmouth

Syntype(s)
Leda confinis Smith, 1885
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Ledella confinis Smith, 1885
Bivalvia : Nuculanida : Nuculanoidea : Nuculanidae

Type Locality: [accession register entry] St. 78. Azores. 1000fms.

Syntype(s) (possible)
Glycymeris connollyi Tomlin, 1926
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Glycymeris connollyi (Tomlin, 1926)
Bivalvia : Arcoida : Limopsoidea : Glycymerididae

Type Locality: Muizenberg (Connolly); Mossel Bay (Kimberley Museum). [Republic of South Africa]

Holotype
Microcirce consternans Oliver & Zuschin, 2001
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Gouldiopa consternans (Oliver & Zuschin, 2001)
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Veneroidea : Veneridae

Type Locality: Off Seeb, Oman, Arabian Sea, 100 feet depth [Oman]

Holotype
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
Unio crispisulcatus Benson, 1862
Leeds Museums & 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)
Modiola cuprea Jeffreys, 1859
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Lissarca miliaris Phillipi, 1845
Bivalvia : Arcida : Limopsoidea : Philobryidae

Type Locality:

Paralectotype(s) (lost)
Solen dactylus von Cosel, 1989
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Solen dactylus Cosel, 1989
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Solenoidea : Solenidae

Type Locality: Karachi, Pakistan [Pakistan]

Holotype
Teredo dallii Watson, 1897
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Teredo dallii Watson, 1897
Bivalvia : Myida : Pholadoidea : Teredinidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible)
Arca (Tetrarca) acuminata subsp. dayi Oliver & Chesney, 1994
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Arca ocellata Reeve, 1844
Bivalvia : Arcoida : Arcoidea : Arcidae

Type Locality: Urf, Masirah. Oman. 20°12’N 58°42’E. Strandline [Oman]

Holotype
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