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Type Specimens
Array
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    [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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Bulimus abbreviatus Gassies, 1871
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Placostylus abbreviatus (Gassies, 1871)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Bulimuloidea : Bulimulidae

Type Locality: Probablement le sud de la Nouvelle-Calédonie, car il n’y avait pas d’indication [New Caledonia (France)]

Holotype (possible)
Limicolaria abinsiensis Shackleford & Spence, 1916
Current name: Limicolaria abinsiensis Shackleford & Spence, 1916
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Abinsi, Benue River, N. Nigeria [Nigeria]

Syntype(s)
Bulla achatina Linnaeus, 1758
The Linnean Society of London
Current name: Achatina achatina Linnaeus, 1758
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible)
Subuliniscus adjacens Connolly, 1923
Current name: Subuliniscus adjacens Connolly, 1923
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Subulinidae

Type Locality: Kenya, Larogi Hills [Kenya]

Syntype(s)
Ledoulxia adjacens Preston, 1914
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Trochonanina levistriata (Preston, 1913)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Helicarionoidea : Urocyclidae

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)
Planispira admirabilis Smith, 1986
Current name: Planispira admirabilis E. A. Smith, 1896
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Camaenidae

Type Locality: Jampea Island

Syntype(s)
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)
Buliminus affinis Preston, 1910
Current name: Gittenedouardia subeminula (Bourguignat, 1883)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Enidae

Type Locality: Harar, Southern Abyssinia

Syntype(s) (possible)
Helicophanta alayeriana Ancey, 1902
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Helicophanta gloriosa (Pfeiffer, 1856)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Rhytidoidea : Acavidae

Type Locality: Bora Country, S. Madagascar [Madagascar]

Syntype
Opeas albaniense Connolly, 1919
Current name: Opeas albaniense Connolly, 1919
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Cape Province, Alicedale [locality of author's 'type', vide Connolly 1939: 352]; Grahamstown.

Paratype(s)
Strophiops albicostata Maynard, 1924
Leeds Museums and Galleries
Current name: Cerion albicostata Maynard, 1924
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Orthalicoidea : Cerionidae

Type Locality: Long Key, Southeast of Highburn Key, Bahamas [Bahamas]

Paralectotype(s)
Buliminus (Napaeus) alboreflexus Ancey, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Buliminus (Napaeus) alboreflexus Ancey, 1882
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Enoidea : Enidae

Type Locality: Prope Inkiapo (‘Chine Centrale’ in the title) [Cl A. David]. [Central China]

Syntype(s)
Ferussacia algerica Pallary, 1918
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Ferussacia algerica
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinina : Achatinoidea : Ferussaciidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible) (ex author)
Helix algira Linnaeus, 1758
The Linnean Society of London
Current name: Zonites algirus Linnaeus, 1758
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Zonitoidea : Zonitidae

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible)
Limicolaria alhiensis Preston, 1912
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Limicolaria martensiana catharia Dall, 1910
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinina : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Alhi Plains Brit. E. Africa

Paralectotype(s)
Imparietula altenai Gittenberger, 1967
Current name: Imparietula altenai Gittenberger, 1967
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Pupilloidea : Enidae

Type Locality: Three km südlich von Hamisköy [Trebizond Province, Turkey]. [Turkey]

Paratype(s)
Gulella (Juventigulella) amboniensis Tattersfield, 1998
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Gulella (Juventigulella) amboniensis Tattersfield, 1998
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Streptaxoidea : Streptaxidae

Type Locality: Mkulumuzi Gorge, near Amboni Caves. Tanga Municipal District, Tanga Region, Tanzania. 05°05’S., 39°02’E. 30 m asl. [Tanzania]

Holotype
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)
Plectopylis anceyi Gude, 1901
Current name: Gudeodiscus anceyi Gude, 1901
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Plectopyloidea : Plectopylidae

Type Locality: Bac-Kan [locality of author’s ‘type’]; secteur de Nac-Ri; ente Cho-Moi et Th at Khé.

Paratype(s)
Bulimus angasianus Pfeiffer, 1864
Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle
Current name: Bothriembryon angasianus (Pfeiffer, 1864)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Orthalicoidea : Bothriembryontidae

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

Syntype(s)
Guppya anguina Ancey, 1892
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Guppya anguina Ancey, 1892
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Trochomorphoidea : Euconulidae

Type Locality: Santa Cruz de la Sierra [Bolivia]

Syntype
Trochonanina angulifera Ancey in Garrett, 1887
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Mendana angulifera Garrett, 1887
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Trochomorphoidea : Euconulidae

Type Locality: Commune sous le bois pourri à l’île Dominique (‘Iles Marquises (Polynésie)’ in the title) [French Polynesia]

Possible Syntype
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: Streptostele angustior (Preston, 1911)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Achatinina : Streptaxoidea : Streptaxidae

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

Paralectotype(s)
Siphonaria anneae Tomlin, 1944
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Siphonaria anneae Tomlin, 1944
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Siphonarioidea : Siphonariidae

Type Locality: Umpangazi. Station G 14 K [Republic of South Africa]

Holotype
Plectopylis anterides Gude, 1909
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Gudeodiscus phlyarius Mabille, 1887
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Plectopyloidea : Plectopylidae

Type Locality: Pac-Kha Tonkin (Co - type)

Paratype(s) (possible)
Truncatellina arboricola Tattersfield, 1995
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Truncatellina arboricola Tattersfield, 1995
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Pupilloidea : Vertiginidae

Type Locality: From moss and detritus on tree trunk in forest. Sirimon gate, east side Mount Kenya, Kenya. 37°20’E., 0°0’N. @ 2,500 m altitude. [Kenya]

Holotype
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 (Rimula) arcinella Lowe, 1855
Current name: Actinella arcinella (R. T. Lowe, 1855)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicidae

Type Locality: Canical Maderae

Syntype(s)
Macroceramus gossei var. arctispirus Ancey, 1886
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Microceramus concisus (Morelet, 1849)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Urocoptoidea : Urocoptidae

Type Locality: Ile d’Utilla [Honduras]

Syntypes
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
Buliminus (Napaeus) armandi Ancey, 1882
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Buliminus (Napaeus) armandi Ancey, 1882
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Enoidea : Enidae

Type Locality: Inkiapo [A. David] [Central China]

Syntype(s)
Clausilia artifina Heude
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Formosana artifina (Heude, 1885)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Clausilioidea : Clausiliidae

Type Locality: Tchenkow Szecuan

Paralectotype(s) (possible)
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
Urocoptis livida atkinsi Torre & Clench, 1930
Current name: Torrecoptis atkinsi Torre & Clench, 1930
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Urocoptoidea : Urocoptidae

Type Locality: Vilches Potrero, Central Soledad, Cienfuegos, Cuba [Cuba]

Paratype(s)
Cryptocharopa atlantoididea Preston, 1913
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Cryptocharopa exagitans (Cox, 1870)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Punctoidea : Charopidae

Type Locality: Norfolk Island

Syntype(s) (possible) (lost)
Helix polymorpha attrita Lowe, 1831
Current name: Discula attrita (R. T. Lowe, 1831)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicidae

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

Syntype(s)
Limicolaria abinsiensis aurea Shackleford & Spence, 1916
Current name: Limicolaria abinsiensis aurea Shackleford & Spence, 1916
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Achatinoidea : Achatinidae

Type Locality: Abinsi, N. Nigeria [Nigeria]

Syntype(s)
Paryphanta (Powelliphanta) gilliesi aurea Powell, 1946
Current name: Powelliphanta gilliesi aurea (Powell, 1946)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Rhytididae

Type Locality: Mangarakau, 600 feet N. of Paturau R., West Nelson.

Paratype(s)
Auriculella
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Auriculella L. Pfeiffer, 1854
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Helicina : Pupilloidea : Achatinellidae

Type Locality: Kalauani, Oahu

Syntype(s) (possible)
Buliminus coelocentrum var. austeniana Ancey, 1893
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Buliminus coelocentrum var. austeniana Ancey, 1893
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Enoidea : Enidae

Type Locality: Lundi Katal hills, près du défilé des Monts Kayber, à une altitude de 4,000 pieds anglais [Pakistan]

Syntype(s)
Strophiops balaena Maynard & Clapp in Maynard, 1921
Current name: Strophiops balaena Maynard, 1921
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora (clade) : Orthalicoidea : Cerionidae

Type Locality: Whale Key, Bah. [Bahamas] [Bahamas]

Paralectotype(s)
Hyalinia baldwini Ancey & Sykes in Ancey, 1889
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Nesovitrea pauxilla (Gould, 1852)
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Gastrodontoidea : Gastrodontidae

Type Locality: Sur le point culminant de la portion occidentale de l’île de Maui (Archipel Hawaiien) [M. Baldwin] [United States of America]

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

Type Locality:

Syntype(s) (possible)
Gulella barbarae Connolly, 1929
Current name: Gulella barbarae Connolly, 1929
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Streptaxidae

Type Locality: Zululand. Mfongosi District

Syntype(s)
Gulella barbarae Connolly, 1929
National Museums Liverpool
Current name: Gulella barbarae Conolly, 1929
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Streptaxoidea : Streptaxidae

Type Locality: Zululand, Mfongosi

Paratype(s) (possible)
Urocoptis livida barbouri Torre & Clench, 1930
Current name: Torrecoptis barbouri Torre & Clench, 1930
Gastropoda : Stylommatophora : Urocoptoidea : Urocoptidae

Type Locality: La Portuguesa, Central Soledad, Cienfuegos, Cuba [Cuba]

Paratype(s)
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