Type Specimens | Mollusca Types in Great Britain
Type Specimens
Array
(
    [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] => Theobald
    [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
)
  
Keyword: Preston First Prev Records 1 - 50 of 144 Next Last
Menestho acuminata Preston, 1908
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Menestho acuminata Preston, 1908
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: Andamans

Syntype(s)
Ledoulxia adjacens Preston, 1914
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Martensia [then under that a note in ink which says] Martensia [then label resumes in pencil] adjacens Preston Co - types Mt. Kenango Aberdare Range British East Africa [pencil annotation] 621

Syntype(s)
Buliminus affinis Preston, 1910
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Harar, Southern Abyssinia

Syntype(s) (possible)
Limicolaria alhiensis Preston, 1912
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Alhi Plains Brit. E. Africa

Paralectotype(s)
Opeas angustior Preston, 1911
Current name: Streptostele angustior Preston, 1911
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Streptaxidae

Type Locality: Between Rumruti and Mount Kenia, British East Africa.

Syntype(s)
Opeas angustior Preston, 1911
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Rumruti Laikipia Plateau 6000 ft [ pencil annotation number I cannot read, I. Wallace 10.7.2001]

Paralectotype(s)
Helix (Rimula) arcinella Lowe, 1855
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Canical Maderae

Syntype(s)
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
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)
Cryptocharopa atlantoididea Preston, 1913
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Norfolk Island

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Helix polymorpha attrita Lowe, 1831
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Pico l'Anna Ferreira, Porto Santo, Madeira

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

Type Locality: Gazi, British East Africa

Syntype(s)
Cyclophorus beddomeanus Preston, 1914
Leeds Museums & Galleries
Current name: Cyclophorus beddomeanus Preston 1914
Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Cyclophoroidea : Cyclophoridae

Type Locality: Naga Hills [India]

Paralectotype(s)
Cyclophorus beddomeanus Preston, 1914
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Naga Hills

Syntype(s)
Vitrina behnii Lowe, 1852
Manchester Museum
Current name: Madeirovitrina behnii Lowe, 1852
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Limacoidea : Vitrinidae

Type Locality: Madeira

Syntype(s)
Cypraea bernardinae Preston, 1907
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Erosaria lamarckii (Gray, 1825)
Gastropoda : Mesogastropoda : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: Preston, 1907: Celebes? [Indonesia]

Holotype
Bulimus bewsheri Morelet, 1877
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Rachis bewsheri (Morelet, 1877)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Cerastidae

Type Locality: [Comores; Anjouan Island]

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

Type Locality: Ceylon

Syntype(s)
Trochozonites buhambaënsis Preston, 1914
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Buhamba, near Lake Kivu, Belgian Congo

Syntype(s)
Ennea (Gulella) cadmani Preston, 1916
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Idah, at an altitude of about 1300 feet, Xaria Province, Northern Nigeria [25 miles north of Abuja, vide p.259] [Nigeria]

Syntype(s)
Helix polymorpha calcigena Lowe, 1831
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality:

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

Type Locality: In Portu Storariss.

Syntype(s)
Curvella caloraphe Preston, 1910
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Shimbi Hills, British East Africa

Syntype(s) (possible)
Helix calva Lowe, 1831
Manchester Museum
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality:

Syntype(s)
Clausilia (Nenia) chanchamayoensis Preston, 1907
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Peru

Syntype(s)
Clausilia (Nenia) chanchamayoensis Preston, 1907
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Peru

Syntype(s)
Engina purpureo-cinta Preston, 1909
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Oppomorus purpureocinctus Preston, 1909
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Muricidae

Type Locality: Ceylon

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)
Cypraea cruenta var. coloba Melvill, 1888
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Ovatipsa coloba (Melvill, 1888)
Gastropoda : Mesogastropoda : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Belloconcha compacta Preston, 1913
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Neapean Isd

Syntype(s)
Achatina connollyi Preston, 1912
Current name: Achatina connollyi Preston, 1912
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Victoria Falls, Rhodesia

Syntype(s)
Succinea connollyi Preston, 1912
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Victoria Falls, Zambesi River.

Syntype(s)
Zingis consanguinea Preston, 1911
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

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

Paralectotype(s)
Kalieella consobrina Preston, 1912
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Between the Igembi Hills and Nyeri, British East Africa

Syntype(s)
Kaliella consobrina Preston, 1912
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: between the Igembi Hills and Nyeri Brit. E. Africa

Paralectotype(s)
Helix consors Lowe, 1831
Manchester Museum
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: In Insula Portus Sti. cum praecedente; rarior.

Syntype(s)
Ampullaria contamanoensis Preston, 1914
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Pomacea aulanieri (Deville & Hupé, 1850)
Gastropoda : Viviparoidea : Ampullariidae

Type Locality: Contamano, Rio Ucayali, Eastern Peru [Peru]

Syntype(s)
Helix delphinuloides Lowe, 1860
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Ad terram inter gramina et herbas in declivibus dumosis ad basin rupium convallis Ribeiro do Fayal dictae Maderae ad alt. 4000 fere ped.

Syntype(s)
Helix discina Lowe, 1852
Manchester Museum
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: In Portu Sto vulg

Syntype(s)
Microcystis edithae Preston, 1909
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Uda Pussellawa Ceylon

Syntype(s)
Belloconcha elevata Preston, 1913
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Napean Isd

Syntype(s)
Ledoulxia elgonensis Preston, 1914
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Mt Elgon

Syntype(s) (possible)
Ledoulxia elgonensis Preston, 1914
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Mt. Elgon ex. auct.

Syntype(s)
Clausilia exigua Lowe, 1831
Manchester Museum
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: In Maderae

Syntype(s)
Falloonellla exquisita Preston, 1914
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Urgeuess

Syntype(s) (possible)
Physa exserta Preston, 1913
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Lake Baringo British East Africa

Syntype(s)
Blauneria exsilium Preston, 1912
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Gazi British East Africa

Paralectotype(s)
Pecten (Chlamys) farreri Jones & Preston, 1904
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: Shi Tao, Shantung.

Syntype(s)
Craspedopoma flavescens Lowe, 1860
Current name: To be confirmed

Type Locality: In Maderae sylvaticus dumosisive humisis ad alt. 3000 fere ped. convaxillum Rib. Frio et Rib. da Metade, cum C. lucido α et β commixta.

Syntype(s)
Hyalina crystallina var. fuerteventura Wollaston, 1878
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Vitrea crystallina var. fuerteventura (Wollaston, 1878)
Gastropoda : Zonitoidea : Zonitidae

Type Locality: Fuereventura. [When listing the localities in the Canary Islands where he has located the species crystallina the only one in Fuerteventura given is Sta. Maria Betancuria, p. 322]. [Spain]

Holotype
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