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Type Specimens
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(
    [0] => (Marrat
    [1] => (Strebel MS) Melvill & Standen
    [2] => (Thiele)
    [3] => [Benson] Sowerby
    [4] => [Hanley] Reeve
    [5] => Adams
    [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 in Vignon
    [16] => Ancey in Westerlund
    [17] => Anderson
    [18] => Angas
    [19] => Anthony
    [20] => Arango
    [21] => Bartsch
    [22] => Bavay
    [23] => Bavay & Dautzenburg
    [24] => Bean
    [25] => Bean in Thorpe
    [26] => Beddome
    [27] => Benson
    [28] => Bernardi
    [29] => Biggs
    [30] => Boettger
    [31] => Bouchet & Warén
    [32] => Bourne
    [33] => Broderip
    [34] => Broderip in Broderip & Sowerby 1st
    [35] => Brown & Verdcourt
    [36] => Brown & Weil (de Boury mss.)
    [37] => Bullen
    [38] => Burch & Burch
    [39] => Burnup
    [40] => Carpenter
    [41] => Cate
    [42] => Caudwell, Jones & Killeen
    [43] => Caziot
    [44] => Chaper
    [45] => Chaster
    [46] => Chen, Linse, Copley & Rogers
    [47] => Chesney & Oliver
    [48] => Clapp
    [49] => Clench
    [50] => Clench & Aguayo
    [51] => Clench & Turner
    [52] => Clessin
    [53] => Clover
    [54] => Coles & Nekola
    [55] => Collier
    [56] => Connolly
    [57] => Cooper & Preston
    [58] => Craven
    [59] => Crosse
    [60] => Crosse & Fischer
    [61] => Crosse & Fisher
    [62] => Crowley
    [63] => Crowley & Pain
    [64] => Crowley, Pain & Woodward
    [65] => Dall
    [66] => Dance
    [67] => Dance, Moolenbeek & Dekker
    [68] => Dautzenberg
    [69] => de boury
    [70] => de Folin
    [71] => de Mattia & Neiber
    [72] => de Mattia, Neiber & Groh
    [73] => Dean
    [74] => Dekker & Goud
    [75] => Dekker, Moolenbeek & Dance
    [76] => Deschamps
    [77] => Dillwyn
    [78] => Drouet & Chaper
    [79] => Dunker
    [80] => Dupuis & Putzeys
    [81] => Eliot
    [82] => Engl
    [83] => Farran
    [84] => Forbes & Hanley
    [85] => Ford
    [86] => Fulton
    [87] => Gaskoin
    [88] => Gassies
    [89] => Germain
    [90] => Geyer
    [91] => Gittenberger
    [92] => Gittenberger & Boeters
    [93] => Gittenberger & Goud
    [94] => Glover & Taylor
    [95] => Gmelin
    [96] => Godwin-Austen
    [97] => Goodrich
    [98] => Gray
    [99] => Gray in Sowerby
    [100] => Gredler
    [101] => Gude
    [102] => Gyngell
    [103] => Haas
    [104] => Hanley
    [105] => Hanley & Theobald
    [106] => Hedley
    [107] => Henderson & Simpson
    [108] => Hervier
    [109] => Heude
    [110] => Heurde
    [111] => Higgins & Marrat
    [112] => Hinds
    [113] => Holyoak & Seddon
    [114] => Houart
    [115] => Hoyle
    [116] => Iredale
    [117] => Iredale in Melvill & Standen
    [118] => Issel
    [119] => Jackson
    [120] => Jeffreys
    [121] => Jones & Preston
    [122] => Jordan
    [123] => Jordan 
    [124] => Kennard
    [125] => Kennard & Woodward
    [126] => Kiener
    [127] => Killeen & Oliver
    [128] => Killeen & Turner
    [129] => King
    [130] => Kobelt
    [131] => Lancaster
    [132] => Layard
    [133] => Layard in Kobelt
    [134] => Lea
    [135] => Lowe
    [136] => Marie
    [137] => Marrat
    [138] => Marshall
    [139] => Martyn
    [140] => Maynard
    [141] => Maynard & Clapp in Maynard
    [142] => Melvil
    [143] => Melvill
    [144] => Melvill & Ponsonby
    [145] => Melvill & Standen
    [146] => Melvill & Sykes
    [147] => Melvill in Tryon
    [148] => Möllendorff
    [149] => Montagu
    [150] => Monterosato
    [151] => Moolenbeek & Dance
    [152] => Moore
    [153] => Morelet
    [154] => Morelet & H. Drouët
    [155] => Moricand
    [156] => Morrison
    [157] => Müller
    [158] => Neubert
    [159] => Nevill, G. & H.
    [160] => Newcomb
    [161] => Noronha
    [162] => Nuttall
    [163] => Oliver
    [164] => Oliver & Abou-Zeid
    [165] => Oliver & Chesney
    [166] => Oliver & Drewery
    [167] => Oliver & Glover
    [168] => Oliver & Holmes
    [169] => Oliver & Levin
    [170] => Oliver & Lutzen
    [171] => Oliver & Picken
    [172] => Oliver & Taylor
    [173] => Oliver & Vestheim
    [174] => Oliver & Zuschin
    [175] => Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha
    [176] => Pain
    [177] => Pain & Paul
    [178] => Pallary
    [179] => Pease
    [180] => Peuile
    [181] => Pfeiffer
    [182] => Phillips
    [183] => Pilsbry
    [184] => Pilsbry & Ferriss
    [185] => Pilsbry & Henderson
    [186] => Pilsbry & Hinkley
    [187] => Pilsbry & Hirase
    [188] => Ponder
    [189] => Powell
    [190] => Preston
    [191] => Pulteney
    [192] => Putzeys
    [193] => Ramsden
    [194] => Reeve
    [195] => Reidel & Norris
    [196] => Rodrigues, Oliver & Cunha
    [197] => Rolle
    [198] => Rowson
    [199] => Rowson & Symondson
    [200] => Rowson & Tattersfield
    [201] => Rowson & Van Goethem
    [202] => Salisbury
    [203] => Schilder
    [204] => Schlesch
    [205] => Schwabe
    [206] => Seddon
    [207] => Seddon & Aparicio
    [208] => Seddon & Killeen
    [209] => Shackleford & Spence
    [210] => Smith
    [211] => Smith, E. A.
    [212] => Smythe & Oliver
    [213] => Sowerby
    [214] => Sowerby 1st
    [215] => Sowerby 2nd
    [216] => Sowerby 2nd in Reeve
    [217] => Sowerby 3rd
    [218] => Spence
    [219] => Sterki
    [220] => Strebel
    [221] => Swainson
    [222] => Swainson in Sowerby 1st
    [223] => Sykes
    [224] => Tattersfield
    [225] => Tattersfield & Rowson
    [226] => Taylor
    [227] => Taylor & Glover
    [228] => Theobold
    [229] => Thiele
    [230] => Thompson
    [231] => Tiberi
    [232] => Tomlin
    [233] => Tomlin & Peile
    [234] => Tomlin & Shackleford
    [235] => Torre
    [236] => Torre & Bartsch
    [237] => Torre & Clench
    [238] => Torre & Ramsden in Ramsden
    [239] => Turton
    [240] => van Aartsen & Carrozza
    [241] => Verdcourt
    [242] => von Cosel
    [243] => Walker
    [244] => Watson
    [245] => Westerlund
    [246] => Wheeler
    [247] => Whitehead
    [248] => Williams
    [249] => Wollaston
    [250] => Woodward
    [251] => Wright
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Keyword: Littorinimorpha First Prev Records 1 - 50 of 115 Next Last
Microtheca acidalia Melvill & Standen, 1899
Current name: Pseudoliotia acidalia Melvill & Standen, 1899
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Tornidae

Type Locality: Torres Straits

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

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (missing)
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)
Cypraea variolaria var. amiges Melvill & Standen, 1915
Current name: Ovatipsa chinensis amiges (Melvill & Standen, 1915)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: locality unknwon but possibly Hawaiian Archipelago [United States of America]

Holotype (possible)
Cypraea angelicae Clover, 1974
Current name: Zonaria pyrum angelicae (Clover, 1974)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: trawled in sand and mud from 50-80 fathoms, 35-40 miles off Bissau, Portugese Guinea

Holotype
Trivia arctica Pulteney, 1799
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Trivia arctica (Pulteney, 1799)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Velutinoidea : Triviidae

Type Locality: [United Kingdom]

(Non-type material)
Littorina sitkana atkana Dall, 1886
Current name: Litorina (Atkana) litorina sitkana (Philippi, 1846)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Littorinidae

Type Locality: Bering Island

Syntype(s)
Assimania aurifera Preston, 1912
Current name: Assiminea aurifera Preston, 1912
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Assimineidae

Type Locality: Gazi, British East Africa

Syntype(s)
Eulima australasiaca Melvill & Standen, 1899
Current name: Eulima australasiaca Melvill & Standen, 1899
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vanikoroidea : Eulimidae

Type Locality: Torres Straits [vide p.150]

Syntype(s)
Rissoa (Scrobs) badia Watson, 1886
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Amphithalamus jacksoni Brazier, 1895
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Anabathridae

Type Locality: [accession register entry] Ap./ 74. Port Jackson, Sydney. 2 - 10 fms. Dry. Ex "Challenger" Coll. G135

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Tropidophora balfouri Godwin-Austen, 1881
The Hunterian Museum, Glasgow
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)
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
Eulima bilineata Alder, 1848
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Eulima bilineata Alder, 1848
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vanikoroidea : Eulimidae

Type Locality: [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Mucronalia birtsi Preston, 1904
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Stilifer birtsi Preston, 1904
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vanikoroidea : Eulimidae

Type Locality: Ceylon

Syntype(s)
Turbo bryereus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Schwartziella bryerea (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Zebinidae

Type Locality: "Weymouth" ? [United Kingdom]

Lectotype
Cypraea bullata Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Trivia arctica (Pulteney, 1799)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Velutinoidea : Triviidae

Type Locality: [United Kingdom]

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

Type Locality:

Holotype (lost)
Rissoina catholica Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Rissoina catholica Melvill & Standen, 1896
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Rissoinidae

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

Syntype(s) (figured)
Barleeia chasteri Melvill & Standen, 1895
Current name: Pisinna chasteri (Melvill & Standen, 1895)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Anabathridae

Type Locality: Lifu, in shell-sand [New Caledonia (France)]

Syntype(s) (figured) (possible)
Cypraea tigris var. chionia Melvill, 1888
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Cypraea tigris Linnaeus, 1758
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: Pacific Is.

Syntype(s) (possible)
Cypraea fimbriata var. cholmondeleyi Melvill, 1888
Current name: Cypraea fimbriata var. cholmondeleyi Melvill, 1888
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: Native of Australia [Australia]

Syntype(s) (figured)
Barleeia chrysomela Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Barleeia chrysomela Melvill & Standen, 1896
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Barleeiidae

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

Syntype(s) (figured)
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)
Otopoma conicum Godwin-Austen, 1881
The 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)
Vermetus (Stoa) corallinaceus Tomlin, 1939
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Dendropoma corallinaceum Tomlin, 1939
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vernetiudea : Vernetidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s)
Littorina (Laevilitorina) coriacea Melvill & Standen, 1907
Current name: Laevilitorina caliginosa (Gould, 1849)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Littorinidae

Type Locality: Scotia Bay, South Orkneys. Dredged at 5-10 fathoms, January 2nd, 1904

holotype
Turbo crassior Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Lacuna crassior (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Littorinidae

Type Locality: Sandwich from Boys Biddeford Bay [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Dolium cumingii [Hanley] Reeve, 1849
Leeds Museums & Galleries
Current name: Tonna cumingii "Hanley" Reeve, 1849
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Tonnoidea : Tonnidae

Type Locality: Philippine Islands [Philippines]

Lectotype
Dolium cumingii [Hanley] Reeve, 1849
Leeds Museums & Galleries
Current name: Tonna cumingii "Hanley" Reeve, 1849
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Tonnoidea : Tonnidae

Type Locality: Philippine Islands [Philippines]

Paralectotype(s)
Onoba cymatodes Melvill & Standen, 1916
Current name: Fictonoba cymatodes Melvill & Standen, 1916
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Barleeiidae

Type Locality: Burdwood Bank, south of the Falkland Isles [56 fathoms, lat. 54* 25'S., long. 57*32'W., 'Scotia' station 346].

Syntype(s)
Onoba cymatodes Melvill & Standen, 1916
National Museums Scotland
Current name: Fictonoba cymatodes (Melvill & Standen, 1916)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Barleeiidae

Type Locality: Burdwood Bank, South of the Falkland Isles.

holotype
Helix decussata Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Zebinella decussata (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Rissoidae

Type Locality: Between "Weymouth and Portland" ? [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Bulla diaphana Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Trivia arctica (Pulteney, 1799)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Velutinoidea : Triviidae

Type Locality: Salcombe Bay: Falmouth [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Leiostraca diauges Tomlin & Shackleford, 1915
Current name: Hemiliostraca diauges Tomlin & Shackleford, 1915
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vanikoroidea : Eulimidae

Type Locality: Thomé

Paratype(s)
Turbo dispar Montagu, 1816
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Unresolved littorinid
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Littorinidae

Type Locality: Poole [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Rissoa edgariana Melvill & Standen, 1907
Current name: Rissoa parva da Costa, 1778
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Rissoidae

Type Locality: Scotia Bay, South Orkneys, 9-15 fathoms [lat. 60*32'42"S., long. 44*38'33"W., 'Scotia' station 325].

Paratype(s)
Rissoa edgariana Melvill & Standen, 1907
National Museums Scotland
Current name: Rissoa parva (da Costa, 1778)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Rissoidae

Type Locality: Scotia Bay, South Orkneys, 9-15 fathoms

holotype
Rissoa (Setia) edwardiensis Watson, 1886
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Skenella edwardiensis Watson, 1886
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cingulopsoidea : Cingulopsidae

Type Locality: [accession register entry] St. 145. Dec. 26 - 7 / 73. Off Prince Edward I. 50 - 150 fms. Dry. Ex "Challenger" Coll. G32

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Rissoina enteles Melvill & Standen, 1896
Current name: Sulcorissoina imbricata (A. A. Gould, 1861)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Rissoinidae

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

Syntype(s) (figured)
Cypraea europaea Montagu, 1808
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Trivia monacha (Costa, 1778)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Velutinoidea : Triviidae

Type Locality: Salcombe Bay [United Kingdom]

Lectotype & Paralectotype(s)
Rissoa (Onoba) filostria Melvill & Standen, 1912
Current name: Onoba filostria (Melvill & Standen, 1912)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Rissoidae

Type Locality: South Orkney Islands, Scotia Bay, 9-10 fathoms. Station 325.

holotype
Lithidion forbesianum Smith, 1900
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Lithidion forbesianum Smith, 1899
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Pomatiidae

Type Locality: Abd-el-Kuri

Syntype(s) (lost)
Eulima gomphus Watson, 1886
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Eulima gomphus Watson, 1883
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vanikoroidea : Eulimidae

Type Locality: Off Culebra I., W. Indies. 390 fms.

Syntype(s) (possible)
Vitrella goviensis Geyer, 1907
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Bythiospeum acicula Held, 1838
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Hydrobiidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible) (ex author)
Bulla haliotoidea Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Lamellaria perspicua (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Velutinoidea : Velutinidae

Type Locality: Salcombe Bay [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Strombus inermis Swainson
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Lobatus costatus Gmelin, 1791
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Stromboidea : Strombidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (missing)
Assiminea isosceles Connolly, 1939
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Assiminea isoceles Connolly, 1939
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Assimineidae

Type Locality: Raised beach Milnerton

Paratype(s) (possible)
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