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Type Specimens
Array
(
    [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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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)
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)
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)
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)
Helix (Corasia) anadyomene Angas, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Crystallopsis anadyomene (Angas, 1864)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Guadalcanar, Solomon Islands (Coll. Angas). [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s)
Helix arbustorum Linnaeus, 1758
The Linnean Society of London
Current name: Arianta arbustorum Linnaeus, 1758
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Helicidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible)
Helix arguineguinensis Seddon & Aparicio, 1998
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Xerotricha arguineguinensis (Seddon & Aparicio, 1998)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Helicidae

Type Locality: Canary Islands, from the island of Grand Canary [Spain]

Invalid Lectotype
Chloritis astaeus Gude, 1906
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Austrochloritis astaeus (Gude, 1906)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Cardwell, Queensland [Australia]

Holotype
Helix barbara Linnaeus, 1758
The Linnean Society of London
Current name: Cochlicella barbara Linnaeus, 1758
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Geomitridae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible)
Helix beatrix Angas, 1876
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Papuina meta (Pfeiffer, 1857)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Hab.? Solomon archipelago. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Helix beatrix Angas, 1876
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Papuina meta (Pfeiffer, 1857)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Hab.? Solomon archipelago. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Helix beatrix Angas, 1876
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Papuina meta (Pfeiffer, 1857)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Hab.? Solomon archipelago. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Helix beatrix Angas, 1876
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Papuina meta (Pfeiffer, 1857)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Hab.? Solomon archipelago. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s) (figured)
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
Helix (Xerophila) bibanensis Ancey in Westerlund, 1890
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Leucochroa bibanensis Ancey in Westerlund, 1890
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Helicidae

Type Locality: Algerien bei Biban in prov. Constantine

Syntype
Helix (Rhagada) bordaensis Angas, 1880
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Glyptorhagada bordaensis (Angas, 1880)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Cape Borda, Kangaroo Island, South Australia (W. T. Bednall). [Australia]

Syntype(s)
Helix broughami Angas, 1875
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Cupedora broughami (Angas, 1875)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Port Lincoln, South Australia. [Australia]

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

Type Locality: Guadalcanar Island, Solomon group. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Helix (Craspedopoma) calculus Lowe, 1855
Current name: Caseolus calculus Lowe, 1855
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Geomitridae

Type Locality: In Portu Storariss.

Syntype(s)
Helix canina Ancey, 1888
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Helix canina Ancey, 1888
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Helicidae

Type Locality: Liban, dans la région du Nahr-el- Kelb [Tanous & A. Letourneux] [Algeria]

Possible Syntype
Helix canina Ancey, 1888
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Helix canina Ancey, 1888
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Helicidae

Type Locality: Liban, dans la région du Nahr-el- Kelb [Tanous & A. Letourneux] [Algeria]

Possible Syntype
Helix carcharias Pfeiffer, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Plectorhagada carcharias (Pfeiffer, 1864)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Shark's Bay, N. W. Australia. [Australia]

Syntype(s)
Helix cassandra Pfeiffer, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Cupedora cassandra (Pfeiffer, 1864)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Murray Cliffs, South Australia. [Australia]

Syntype(s)
Epiphragmophora estella var. centralis Ancey, 1901
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Epiphragmophora estella var. centralis Ancey, 1901
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Helminthoglyptidae

Type Locality: Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia. [Bolivia]

Holotype
Epiphragmophora estella var. centralis Ancey, 1901
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Epiphragmophora estella (d'Orbigny, 1835)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Epiphragmophoridae

Type Locality: ....la province bolivienne de Santa-Cruz de la Sierra

Syntype
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)
Planispira cingarus Fulton, 1906
Current name: Planispira cingarus Fulton, 1906
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Halmahera Island

Syntype(s)
Helix cingenda Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Theba pisana (Müller, 1774)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Helicidae

Type Locality: Tenby [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Ochthephila cockerelli Noronha, 1923
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Discula cockerellii (Noronha, 1923)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Hygromiidae

Type Locality: Porto Santo [Portugal]

Holotype
Helix comriei Angas, 1876
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Papuina comriei (Angas, 1876)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Shores of Huon Gulf, South-east New Guinea. [Papua New Guinea]

Syntype(s)
Helix uncigera var. conoidea Ancey, 1890
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Labyrinthus uncigerus (Petit, 1838)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Labyrinthidae

Type Locality: Panama [Panama]

Syntype
Zingis consanguinea Preston, 1911
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Halolimnohelix consanguinea (Preston, 1911)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Helicoidea : Hygromiidae

Type Locality: Mt Kenia 6 - 8000 ft Brit. E. Africa [with pencil annotation] (ex auct)

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

Type Locality: Ysabel Island, Solomon Group. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Helix curtisiana Pfeiffer, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Thersites curtisiana (Pfeiffer, 1864)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Port Curtis, N. E. Australia. [Australia]

Holotype
Helix cyrtopleura Pfeiffer, 1862
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Angasella cyrtopleura (Pfeiffer, 1862)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Habitat in Australia meridionali. (Coll. Crosse et Angas.) [Australia]

Syntype(s)
Helix (Geotrochus) dampieri Angas, 1869
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Papuina dampieri (Angas, 1869)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Louisiade archipelago. [Papua New Guinea]

Lectotype
Eremina desertorum dancei Biggs, 1959
Current name: Eremina desertorum dancei Biggs, 1959
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Helicidae

Type Locality: 4-6 miles ENE of RAF camp El Firdan, N. of Ismailia , Suez canal zone, Egypt [Egypt]

Paratype(s)
Helix (Geotrochus) deidamia Angas, 1870
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Papuina meta (Pfeiffer, 1857)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Ysabel Island, Solomon Group. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Helix (Geotrochus) deidamia Angas, 1870
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Papuina meta (Pfeiffer, 1857)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Ysabel Island, Solomon Group. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s)
Helix (Fruticicola) limbata var. delomphala Ancey, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Hygromia limbata delomphala Ancey, 1882
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Hygromiidae

Type Locality: Carthagenam Hispaniaoe meridionalis [Cl G. Ehlers]

Syntype
Helix disparillis Ancey, 1898
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Helix disparilis Ancey, 1898
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Helicidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Bulinus dryas Broderip, 1841
Bristol Museums, Galleries & Archives
Current name: Dolichostyla porracea dryas (Broderip, 1841)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Mansalai, island of Mindoro, Philippines, in the woods [Philippines]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Helix dumivaga Morelet, 1880
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Xerotricha dumivaga (Morelet, 1880)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Hygromiidae

Type Locality: Chryst [Morocco] [Morocco]

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

Type Locality: St. Stephen Island and Ysabel Island, Solomon Group. [Solomon Islands]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Labyrinthus euclausus Beddome, 1908
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Labyrinthus euclausus Beddome, 1908
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Colombia, near Zaragoza, 800 feet elevation, in dense forests [Colombia]

Holotype
Helix eusarca Ancey, 1884
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Cernuella eusarca (Ancey, 1884)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicoidea : Hygromiidae

Type Locality: ...dans des sacs de graines envoyés du sud de l’Italie [Italy]

Syntypes
Helix evandaleana Pfeiffer, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Cupedora evandaleana (Pfeiffer, 1864)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Evandale, South Australia. [Australia]

Syntype(s)
Helix eyrei Angas, 1876
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Lacustrelix eyrei (Angas, 1876)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Shores of Lake Eyre, South Australia. [Australia]

Syntype(s)
Chloritis fausta Gude, 1906
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Chloritis fausta Gude, 1906
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Helicoidea : Camaenidae

Type Locality: New Mecklenberg [Papua New Guinea]

Holotype
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