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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
)
  
Keyword: Montagu First Prev Records 1 - 50 of 110 Next Last
Murex adversus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Marshallora adversa (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Triphoroidea : Triphoridae

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

Syntype(s)
Patella apertura Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Diodora graeca (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gastropoda : Lepetellida : Patelloidea : Patellidae

Type Locality: Falmouth, Salcombe [United Kingdom]

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

Type Locality:

(Non-type material)
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)
Murex attenuatus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Mangelia attentuata (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Mangeliidae

Type Locality: Falmouth, Biddeford [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
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)
Voluta bidentata Montagu, 1808
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Auriculinella bidentata (Montagu, 1808)
Gastropoda : Ellobiida : Ellobioidea : Ellobiidae

Type Locality: Dunbar [United Kingdom]

(Non-type material)
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)
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
Voluta bullaoides Montagu, 1808
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Melampus bullaoides (Montagu, 1808)
Gastropoda : Ellobiida : Ellobioidea : Ellobiidae

Type Locality: Lincoln, England but is West Indian.

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

Type Locality:

Syntype(s)
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)
Voluta catenata Montagu, 1803
Tenby Museum and Art Gallery
Current name: Gibberula catenata (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Volutoidea : Cytiscidae

Type Locality: Cornwall [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s) (possible)
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)
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)
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)
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)
Trachycystis connollyi Melvill & Ponsonby, 1909
Current name: Trachycystis (Phaulocystis) conollyi Melvill & Ponsonby, 1909
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Punctoidea : Charopidae

Type Locality: Montagu, 50 miles from Zwellendam, Cape Colony.

Syntype(s)
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)
Pyramis crystallinus T. Brown, 1827
Tenby Museum and Art Gallery
Current name: Hyalea vitrea (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Truncatelloidea : Iravadiidae

Type Locality: Tenby, Wales [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Odostomia cylindrica Alder, 1844
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Jordaniella nivosa (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: “In shell-sand from Ilfracombe and the Land’s End (…) I have also obtained it from sand collected by Mrs. W. Alder at Kilkee, on the west coast of Ireland”.

Syntype(s) (possible)
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)
Turbo decussatus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Parthenina decussata (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Trochida : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: Salcombe [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Voluta denticulata Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Myosotella denticulata (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Ellobiida : Ellobioidea : Ellobiidae

Type Locality: Favertsham (from Boys), Plymouth, Barnstaple, Ilfracombe Aberavoy and Southampton [United Kingdom]

Lectotype & Paralectotype(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)
Bulla diaphana Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Trivia arctica (Puteney, 1799)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Velutinoidea : Velutinoidea

Type Locality: Salcombe Bay; Falmouth

Syntype(s)
Mytilus discrepans Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Musculus discors (Linnaeus, 1767)
Bivalvia : Mytilida : Mytiloidea : Mytilidae

Type Locality: Southampton mouth of Itchin; Ilfracombe and south coast of Wales. [United Kingdom]

Syntype(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)
Mya distorta Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Thracia distorta (Montagu, 1803)
Bivalvia : Anomalodesmata (Superorder) : Thracioidea : Thraciidae

Type Locality: Falmouth and Plymouth [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Turbo elegantissimus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Turbonilla lactea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: Sandwich from Boys: Falmouth, Salcombe and Ilfracombe [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Cardium elongatum Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Cerastoderma edule (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bivalvia : Cardioidea : Cardiidae

Type Locality: Salcombe Bay [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
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)
Tellina flexuosa Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Thyasira flexuosa (Montagu, 1803)
Bivalvia : Imparidentia (Superorder) : Thyasiroidea : Thyasiridae

Type Locality: Falmouth Harbour [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Murex gracilis Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Comarmondia gracilis (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Clathurellidae

Type Locality: Biddeford Bay [United Kingdom]

Lectotype
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)
Voluta hyalina Montagu, 1808
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Minioliva perplexa Olsson, 1956
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Columbellidae

Type Locality: Dunbar in cabinet of Laskey [United Kingdom]

(Non-type material)
Turbo interstinctus Adams in-Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Parthenina interstincta (Mont., 1803)
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: Bigberry Bay [United Kingdom]

Neotype
Turbo jugosus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Littorina saxatilis (Olivi, 1792)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Littorinidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s)
Helix labiosa Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Rissoa membranacaea (Adams, 1800)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissooidea : Rissoidae

Type Locality: Falmouth, Devonshire, Biddeford, South Wales [United Kingdom]

Lectotype & Paralectotype(s)
Helix lackhamensis Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Ena montana (Draparnaud, 1801)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Enoidea : Enidae

Type Locality: Lackham in Wiltshire [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Helix lacuna Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Lacuna parva (da Costa, 1778)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Littorinoidea : Littorinidae

Type Locality: Folkstone in Kent

Syntype(s)
Nautilus lacustris Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Segmentina nitida (Müller, 1774)
Gastropoda : Hygrophila : Planorboidea : Planorbidae

Type Locality: Sandwich in Kent [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Turbo laminatus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Cochlodina laminata (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Clausilioidea : Clausiliidae

Type Locality: Lackham Wood, Wiltshire and Bow Wood in Wiltshire [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Tellina laskeyi Montagu, 1808
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Gari sp
Bivalvia : Cardiida : Tellinoidea : (uncertain)

Type Locality: Firth of Forth? [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Murex linearis Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Raphitoma linearis (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Raphitomidae

Type Locality: Falmouth and salcombe Bay [United Kingdom]

Unverified
Helix lutea Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Radix balthica (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gastropoda : Hygrophila : Lymnaeoidea : Lymnaeidae

Type Locality: Salcombe; South Devon [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Venus minima Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Gouldia minima (Montagu, 1803)
Bivalvia : Venerida : Veneroidea : Veneridae

Type Locality: Falmouth [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Buccinum minimum Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Chavetia brunnea (Donovan, 1804)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Buccinidae

Type Locality: Mouth of Aun (Avon), Salcombe, Torcross [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Murex muricatus Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Trophonopsis muricata (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Muricidae

Type Locality: Salcombe Bay [United Kingdom]

Syntype(s)
Murex nebula Montagu, 1803
Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter
Current name: Bela nebula (Montagu, 1803)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Mangeliidae

Type Locality: Falmouth, Salcombe and Weymouth from Bryer [United Kingdom]

Lectotype & Paralectotype(s)
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