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Type Specimens
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    [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 Folin
    [69] => de Mattia & Neiber
    [70] => de Mattia, Neiber & Groh
    [71] => Dean
    [72] => Dekker & Goud
    [73] => Dekker, Moolenbeek & Dance
    [74] => Deschamps
    [75] => Dillwyn
    [76] => Drouet & Chaper
    [77] => Dunker
    [78] => Dupuis & Putzeys
    [79] => Eliot
    [80] => Engl
    [81] => Farran
    [82] => Forbes & Hanley
    [83] => Ford
    [84] => Fulton
    [85] => Gaskoin
    [86] => Gassies
    [87] => Germain
    [88] => Geyer
    [89] => Gittenberger
    [90] => Gittenberger & Boeters
    [91] => Gittenberger & Goud
    [92] => Glover & Taylor
    [93] => Gmelin
    [94] => Godwin-Austen
    [95] => Goodrich
    [96] => Gray
    [97] => Gray in Sowerby
    [98] => Gredler
    [99] => Gude
    [100] => Gyngell
    [101] => Haas
    [102] => Hanley
    [103] => Hanley & Theobald
    [104] => Hedley
    [105] => Henderson & Simpson
    [106] => Hervier
    [107] => Heude
    [108] => Heurde
    [109] => Higgins & Marrat
    [110] => Hinds
    [111] => Holyoak & Seddon
    [112] => Houart
    [113] => Hoyle
    [114] => Iredale
    [115] => Issel
    [116] => Jackson
    [117] => Jeffreys
    [118] => Jones & Preston
    [119] => Jordan
    [120] => Jordan 
    [121] => Kennard
    [122] => Kennard & Woodward
    [123] => Kiener
    [124] => Killeen & Oliver
    [125] => Killeen & Turner
    [126] => King
    [127] => Kobelt
    [128] => Lancaster
    [129] => Layard
    [130] => Layard in Kobelt
    [131] => Lea
    [132] => Lowe
    [133] => Marie
    [134] => Marrat
    [135] => Marshall
    [136] => Martyn
    [137] => Maynard
    [138] => Maynard & Clapp in Maynard
    [139] => Melvil
    [140] => Melvill
    [141] => Melvill & Ponsonby
    [142] => Melvill & Standen
    [143] => Melvill & Sykes
    [144] => Melvill in Tryon
    [145] => Möllendorff
    [146] => Montagu
    [147] => Monterosato
    [148] => Moolenbeek & Dance
    [149] => Moore
    [150] => Morelet
    [151] => Morelet & H. Drouët
    [152] => Moricand
    [153] => Morrison
    [154] => Müller
    [155] => Neubert
    [156] => Nevill, G. & H.
    [157] => Newcomb
    [158] => Noronha
    [159] => Nuttall
    [160] => Oliver
    [161] => Oliver & Abou-Zeid
    [162] => Oliver & Chesney
    [163] => Oliver & Drewery
    [164] => Oliver & Glover
    [165] => Oliver & Holmes
    [166] => Oliver & Levin
    [167] => Oliver & Lutzen
    [168] => Oliver & Picken
    [169] => Oliver & Taylor
    [170] => Oliver & Vestheim
    [171] => Oliver & Zuschin
    [172] => Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha
    [173] => Pain
    [174] => Pain & Paul
    [175] => Pallary
    [176] => Pease
    [177] => Peuile
    [178] => Pfeiffer
    [179] => Phillips
    [180] => Pilsbry
    [181] => Pilsbry & Ferriss
    [182] => Pilsbry & Henderson
    [183] => Pilsbry & Hinkley
    [184] => Pilsbry & Hirase
    [185] => Ponder
    [186] => Powell
    [187] => Preston
    [188] => Pulteney
    [189] => Putzeys
    [190] => Ramsden
    [191] => Reeve
    [192] => Reidel & Norris
    [193] => Rodrigues, Oliver & Cunha
    [194] => Rolle
    [195] => Rowson
    [196] => Rowson & Symondson
    [197] => Rowson & Tattersfield
    [198] => Rowson & Van Goethem
    [199] => Salisbury
    [200] => Schilder
    [201] => Schlesch
    [202] => Schwabe
    [203] => Seddon
    [204] => Seddon & Aparicio
    [205] => Seddon & Killeen
    [206] => Shackleford & Spence
    [207] => Smith
    [208] => Smith, E. A.
    [209] => Smythe & Oliver
    [210] => Sowerby
    [211] => Sowerby 1st
    [212] => Sowerby 2nd
    [213] => Sowerby 2nd in Reeve
    [214] => Sowerby 3rd
    [215] => Spence
    [216] => Sterki
    [217] => Strebel
    [218] => Swainson
    [219] => Swainson in Sowerby 1st
    [220] => Sykes
    [221] => Tattersfield
    [222] => Tattersfield & Rowson
    [223] => Taylor
    [224] => Taylor & Glover
    [225] => Theobold
    [226] => Thiele
    [227] => Thompson
    [228] => Tiberi
    [229] => Tomlin
    [230] => Tomlin & Peile
    [231] => Tomlin & Shackleford
    [232] => Torre
    [233] => Torre & Bartsch
    [234] => Torre & Clench
    [235] => Torre & Ramsden in Ramsden
    [236] => Turton
    [237] => van Aartsen & Carrozza
    [238] => Verdcourt
    [239] => von Cosel
    [240] => Walker
    [241] => Watson
    [242] => Westerlund
    [243] => Wheeler
    [244] => Whitehead
    [245] => Williams
    [246] => Wollaston
    [247] => Woodward
    [248] => Wright
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Mitra (Strigatella) abacophora Melvill, 1888
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Mitra (Strigatella) abacophora Melvill, 1888
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Mitridae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Xerophila abarriana Pallary, 1923
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Xerophila abarriana Pallary, 1923
Gastropoda : Helicoidea : Hygromiidae

Type Locality: Taza, sous les pierres, dans les endroit humides. [Taza, under stones, in a damp place.] [Morocco]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Bulimus abbreviatus Gassies, 1871
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Placostylus abbreviatus (Gassies, 1871)
Gastropoda : Bulimuloidea : Bulimulidae

Type Locality: Probablement le sud de la Nouvelle-Calédonie, car il n’y avait pas d’indication [New Caledonia (France)]

Holotype (possible)
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)
Bittium abruptum Watson, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Metaxia abrupta Watson, 1880
Gastropoda : [unassigned] Caenogastropoda : Triphoroidea : Triphoridae

Type Locality: Fayal, Azores. 450 - 500 fms.

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
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)
Microtheca acidalia Melvill & Standen, 1899
Current name: Pseudoliotia acidalia Melvill & Standen, 1899
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Tornidae

Type Locality: Torres Straits

Syntype(s)
Menestho acuminata Preston, 1908
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Menestho acuminata Preston, 1908
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: Andamans

Syntype(s)
Vitrella quenstedti var. acuta Geyer, 1904
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Bythiospeum acicula Held, 1838
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Hydrobiidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible) (ex author) (lost)
Nassa acutangula Marrat, 1877
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius mendicus (Gould, 1850)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper.

Holotype
Limneus acutus Jeffreys, 1830
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Radix balthica (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gastropoda : Hygrophila : Lymnaeoidea : Lymnaeidae

Type Locality: Plentifully in a large pool on Crymlyn Burrows, [Swansea] [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Eulima adamantina de Folin, 1867
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Melanella adamantina de Folin, 1867
Gastropoda : Eulimoidea : Eulimidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Syntype(s)
Nassa adamsiana Marrat, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius albescens Dunker, 1846
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s)
Conus adamsonii Broderip, 1836
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus adamsonii Broderip, 1836
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Cerithiopsis adelpha Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Cerithiopsis adelpha Melvill & Standen, 1896
Gastropoda : Triphoroidea : Cerithiopsidae

Type Locality: [New Caledonia]

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)
Melania (Sermyla) admirabilis Smith, 1880
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Melanoides admirabilis Smith, 1880
Gastropoda : [unassigned] Caenogastropoda : Cerithiopsoidea : Thiaridae

Type Locality: Central Africa

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Helix (Geotrochus) adonis Angas, 1870
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Papuina adonis (Angas, 1870)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Bougainville Island, Solomon Group (Brazier). [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s)
Murex adversus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Marshallora adversa (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Triphoroidea : Triphoridae

Type Locality: No locality given for shells from Mr Boys. Cornish and Devonshire coasts [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Scissurella aedonia Watson, 1886
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Anatoma aedonia (Watson, 1886)
Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Pleurotomarioidea : Scissurellidae

Type Locality: Challenger, st 122 [Brazil]

Lectotype
Trochus (Margarita) aeglees Watson, 1879
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Calliotropis aeglees Watson, 1879
Gastropoda : Seguenziida : Seguenzioidea : Eucyclidae

Type Locality: [accession register entry] St. 24. Mar 25 / 73. Off Culebra I., W. Indies. 390 fms. Dry. Ex "Challenger" Coll. G38

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Bittium aeolomitres Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Horologica eolomitres (Melvill & Standen, 1896)
Gastropoda : Triphoroidea : Cerithiopsidae

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

Syntype(s) (figured)
Mitra aerumnosa Melvill, 1888
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Mitra aerumnosa Melvill, 1888
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Mitridae

Type Locality: Algoa Bay, South Africa [Republic of South Africa]

Lectotype
Nassa aethiopica Marrat, 1873
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Nassarius aethiopicus Marrat, 1873
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (missing)
Oliva affinis Marrat, 1871
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Olivella semistriata (J. E. Gray, 1839)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Olivoidea : Olividae

Type Locality: Acapulco [Mexico]

Syntype(s) (figured) (possible)
Trivia affinis Marrat, 1867
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Purpurcapsula corinneae Shaw, 1909
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Triviidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (missing)
Machrochisma africana Tomlin, 1932
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Macroschisma africana (Tomlin, 1932)
Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Fissurelloidea : Fissurellidae

Type Locality: Port Alfred [Republic of South Africa]

Lectotype
Megatebennus africanus Tomlin, 1926
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Cosmetalepas africana (Tomlin, 1926)
Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Fissurelloidea : Fissurellidae

Type Locality: Port Alfred [Republic of South Africa]

Holotype
Minolia agapeta Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Parminolia apicina (Gould, 1861)
Gastropoda : Trochida : Trochoidea : Trochidae

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

Syntype(s) (figured)
Mangilia agna Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Pseudorhaphitoma agna (Melvill & Standen, 1896)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Mangeliidae

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

Syntype(s) (figured)
Oliva alba Marrat, 1871
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Olivella alba (Marrat, 1871)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Olivoidea : Olividae

Type Locality: Guatemala [Guatemala]

Syntype(s) (figured) (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)
Strophiops albicostata Maynard, 1924
Leeds Museums & Galleries
Current name: Cerion albicostata Maynard, 1924
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Orthalicoidea : Cerionidae

Type Locality: Long Key, Southeast of Highburn Key, Bahamas [Bahamas]

Paralectotype(s)
Bittium albocinctum Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Joculator albocinctum (Melvill & Standen, 1896)
Gastropoda : Triphoroidea : Cerithiopsidae

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

Syntype(s) (figured)
Buliminus (Napaeus) alboreflexus Ancey, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Buliminus (Napaeus) alboreflexus Ancey, 1882
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Enoidea : Enidae

Type Locality: Prope Inkiapo (‘Chine Centrale’ in the title) [Cl A. David]. [Central China]

Syntype(s)
Alaba (Diala) albugo Watson, 1886
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Diala albugo Watson, 1886
Gastropoda : [unassigned] Caenogastropoda : Cerithioidea : Dialidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Marginella (Glabella) alchymista Melvill & Standen, 1903
Current name: Dentimargo alchymista Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : [unassigned] Neogastropoda : Marginellidae

Type Locality: Maskat, Gulf of Oman, 1-15 fathoms; Gulf of Oman lat. 24°58’N., long. 56°54’E., 156 fathoms; lat. 24°05’N., long. 57°55’E., 205 fathoms. [Oman]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Turritella algida Melvill & Standen, 1912
Current name: Turritella algida Melvill & Standen, 1912
Gastropoda : [unassigned] Caenogastropoda : Cerithioidea : Turritellidae

Type Locality: Trawl, Burdwood Bank, south of the Falklands, at 56 fathoms [lat. 54o 25’S., long. 57o32’W., ‘Scotia’ station 346]. [Falkland Islands (Malvinas)]

Syntype(s)
Mangilia (Glyphostoma) aliciae Melvill & Standen, 1895
Current name: Etrema aliciae (Melvill & Standen, 1895)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Clathurellidae

Type Locality: Lifu [New Caledonia (France)]

Syntype(s) (figured) (possible)
Mangilia aliciae Melvill & Standen, 1896
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Etrema aliciae Melvill & Standen, 1895
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Clathurellidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible)
Mangilia aliciae Melvill & Standen
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Etrema aliciae Melvill & Standen, 1895
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Clathurellidae

Type Locality: Loyalty Islands

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Scissurella alta Watson, 1886
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Anatoma alta (Watson, 1886)
Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Pleurotomarioidea : Antomidae

Type Locality: Off Culebra I. W. Indies. 390 fms, Challenger 24 [Puerto Rico]

Lectotype
Marginella (Glabella) alta Watson, 1886
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Dentimargo altus Watson, 1886
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : [unassigned] Neogastropoda : Marginellidae

Type Locality: St. 185b

Syntype(s) (possible)
Imparietula altenai Gittenberger, 1967
Current name: Imparietula altenai Gittenberger, 1967
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Pupilloidea : Enidae

Type Locality: Three km südlich von Hamisköy [Trebizond Province, Turkey]. [Turkey]

Paratype(s)
Oliva (Olivella) amblia Watson, 1882
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Olivella amblia Watson, 1882
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Olivoidea : Olividae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible)
Rissoa amblia Watson, 1886
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Pusillina amblia Watson, 1886
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissoidea : Rissoidae

Type Locality: [accession register entry] St. 85. July 73. Off Palma I. Canary Is. 1125 fms. Dry. Ex "Challenger" Coll.

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Gulella (Juventigulella) amboniensis Tattersfield, 1998
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Gulella (Juventigulella) amboniensis Tattersfield, 1998
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Streptaxoidea : Streptaxidae

Type Locality: Mkulumuzi Gorge, near Amboni Caves. Tanga Municipal District, Tanga Region, Tanzania. 05°05’S., 39°02’E. 30 m asl. [Tanzania]

Holotype
Geotrochus ambrosia Angas, 1868
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Megalacron ambrosia (Angas, 1868)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Galera, or Russell Island, Solomon Group. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s)
Geotrochus ambrosia Angas, 1868
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Megalacron ambrosia (Angas, 1868)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Galera, or Russell Island, Solomon Group. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s) (possible)
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