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
)
  
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Conus baccatus Sowerby 3rd, 1877
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus baccatus Sowerby 3rd, 1877
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Marginella bicatenata Sowerby 3rd, 1914
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Marginella bicatenata Sowerby 3rd, 1914
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Marginellidae

Type Locality: Unfortunately I have no certain knowledge to its habitat; but it was found in the collection of M. Denans without label, and most likely it was among the many fine shells collected by that gentleman at Goree, West Africa.

Holotype
Conus bockii Sowerby 3rd, 1881
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus sulcatus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Amboyna [Indonesia]

Holotype
Conus brazieri Sowerby 3rd, 1881
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus circumcisus Born, 1778
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Solomon Islands [Solomon Islands]

Holotype
Conus carnalis Sowerby 3rd, 1879
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus carnalis Sowerby 3rd, 1879
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Conus catenatus Sowerby 3rd, 1879
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus mappa Lightfoot, 1786
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Sowerby, 1879: Panama? [Panama]

Holotype
Mitra cretacea Sowerby 3rd, 1874
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Mitra (Strigatella) pellisserpentis pellisserpentis Reeve, 1844
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Mitridae

Type Locality: Mauritius [Mauritius]

Holotype
Conus dianthus Sowerby 3rd, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus cardinalis Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Leptoconus (Phasmoconus) dusaveli Adams, H., 1872
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus dusaveli (H. Adams, 1872)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Adams, 1872: Mauritius (coll. Du Savel). [Mauritius]

Holotype
Tellina essingtonensis Sowerby 2nd in Reeve, 1866
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Exotica donaciformis (Deshayes , 1855)
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Tellinoidea : Tellinidae

Type Locality: Port Essington [Australia]

Holotype
Conus textile var. euetrios Sowerby 3rd, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus textile archiepiscopus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Conus evelynae Sowerby 3rd, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus gladiator Broderip, 1833
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Typhis expansus Sowerby 3rd, 1874
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Talityphis expansus (Sowerby, 1873)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Muricidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Mitra exquisita Sowerby 3rd, 1889
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Vexillum (Costellaria) suluense (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Costellariidae

Type Locality: Port Blair, Andaman Island [Andaman Islands (India)]

Holotype
Mitra floridula Sowerby 3rd, 1874
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Mitra aurora floridula Sowerby, 1874
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Mitridae

Type Locality: Mauritius [Mauritius]

Lectotype
Conus gracilis Sowerby 3rd, 1875
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus hopwoodi Tomlin, 1937
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Cypraea hungerfordi Sowerby 3rd, 1888
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Erronea hungerfordi (Sowerby, 1888)
Gastropoda : Mesogastropoda : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: Sowerby, 1888: queries “Japan?” from where it was purchased by R. Hungerford. [Japan]

Holotype
Amathina imbricata Sowerby 3rd, 1889
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Hipponicidae Inc. Sed. imbricata (Sowerby, 1889)
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Amathinidae

Type Locality: Mauritius [Mauritius]

Holotype
Conus jucundus Sowerby 2nd, 1887
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus jucundus Sowerby 3rd, 1887
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Oniscia macandrewi Sowerby 3rd, 1889
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Morum macandrewi (Sowerby, 1888)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Harpidae

Type Locality: Japan [Japan]

Holotype
Orthalicus macandrewi Sowerby 3rd, 1889
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Orthalicus macandrewi Sowerby, 1889
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Bulimuloidea : Orthalicidae

Type Locality: Santiago de Cou, Peru.

Holotype
Mitra mauritiana Sowerby 3rd, 1874
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Scabricola (Scabricola) lacunosa (Reeve, 1844)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Mitridae

Type Locality: Mauritius [Mauritius]

Holotype
Fissurella melvilli Sowerby 3rd, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Medusafissurella melvilli (Sowerby, 1882)
Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Fissurelloidea : Fissurellidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Mitra melvilli Sowerby 3rd, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Mitra (Nebularia) sowerbyi melvilli Sowerby, 1882
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Mitridae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Conus melvilli Sowerby 3rd, 1879
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus melvilli Sowerby 3rd, 1879
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Key West (south of Florida)

Holotype
Conus multilineatus Sowerby 3rd, 1875
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus furvus Reeve, 1843
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Murex (Haustellum) multiplicatus Sowerby 3rd, 1895
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Haustellum multiplicatus (Sowerby, 1894)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Muricidae

Type Locality: West Australia [Australia]

Holotype
Mitra nassoides Sowerby 3rd, 1874
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Mitra (Strigatella) pellisserpentis pellisserpentis Reeve, 1844
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Mitridae

Type Locality: Mauritius [Mauritius]

Holotype
Ampullaria nyanzae Smith, 1892
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Pila ovata var. nyanzae (Smith, 1892)
Gastropoda : Mesogastropoda : Viviparoidea : Ampullariidae

Type Locality: Smith, 1892: A creek, commonly called Jordans Nullah at the south end of the lake. Pain, 1951: Lake Victoria, Nyanza. E. C. Gordon. [Kenya]

Lectotype
Murex (Ocinebra) obtusus Sowerby 3rd, 1894
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Favartia obtusus (Sowerby, 1893)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Muricidae

Type Locality: Mauritius [Mauritius]

Holotype
Cardium ornatum Sowerby 3rd, 1877
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Vasticardium fultoni (G. B. Sowerby 3rd, 1916)
Bivalvia : Veneroida : Cardioidea : Cardiidae

Type Locality: Hong Kong. [Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China]

Holotype
Conus pusio Sowerby 1st, 1834
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus melvilli Sowerby 3rd, 1879
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Sowerby, 1879: The shell described was picked up on the beach by Mr Melvill in Key West (south of Florida) in 1872, and is at present the only specimen known of the species. Melvill, 1917: Unknown. Melvill strongly felt that this specimen was from the Norris collection and not collected by himself from Florida (see remarks).

Holotype
Conus racemosus Sowerby 3rd, 1874
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus pennaceus Born, 1778
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Sowerby, 1874: Sandwich Islands? Mus. Frick. [United States of America]

Holotype
Conus reflectus Sowerby 3rd, 1877
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus catus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Conus semivelatus Sowerby 3rd, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus rattus Hwass in Bruguière, 1792
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Sowerby, 1882: Red Sea.

Holotype
Pecten sibyllae Sowerby 3rd, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Chlamys sibyllae (Sowerby 3rd, 1882)
Bivalvia : Ostreoida : Pectinoidea : Pectinidae

Type Locality: No locality given in paper

Holotype
Pseudoliva (Macron) stereoglypta Sowerby 3rd, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Macron wrightii (H. Adams, 1865)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Buccinidae

Type Locality: Adams, 1866: Coast of Patagonia; Sowerby, 1882: No locality.

Holotype
Pleurotoma (Drillia) strigata Sowerby 3rd, 1874
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Pleurotoma (Drilia) strigata Sowerby, 1874
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Turridae

Type Locality: Sowerby, 1874: Probably California. [United States of America]

Holotype
Murex superbus Sowerby 3rd, 1889
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Chicomurex superbus (Sowerby, 1889)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Muricidae

Type Locality: Hong Kong [Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China]

Holotype
Conus wilmeri Sowerby 3rd, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Conus inscriptus Reeve, 1845
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Port Blair, Andaman Islands. [Andaman Islands (India)]

Holotype
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