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Type Specimens
Array
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    [0] => "Deakin" Cumberland & F. R. Woodward
    [1] => "Deb. in sc." Westerlund
    [2] => (Strebel MS) Melvill & Standen
    [3] => [Baird, or Gray]
    [4] => A. Adams
    [5] => A. Adams & Angas
    [6] => A. Adams & Reeve
    [7] => A. H. Cooke
    [8] => Aartsen & S. M. Smith
    [9] => Aguayo & Jaume
    [10] => Alder
    [11] => Alder & Hancock
    [12] => Alder in Forbes & Hanley
    [13] => Allcock, Hochberg, Rodhouse & J. Thorpe
    [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] => Ashby
    [26] => B. B. Woodward
    [27] => B. H. Wright
    [28] => Ball
    [29] => Barry & McCormack
    [30] => Bartsch
    [31] => Bavay
    [32] => Bavay & Dautzenburg
    [33] => Bean
    [34] => Bean in C. Thorpe
    [35] => Benson
    [36] => Bernardi
    [37] => Biggs
    [38] => Bloomer
    [39] => Bouchet & Warén
    [40] => Bourguignat
    [41] => Bourne
    [42] => Boury
    [43] => Bowell
    [44] => Boyer, Neefs & Wakefield
    [45] => Broderip
    [46] => Broderip in Broderip & G. B. Sowerby 1st
    [47] => Bullen
    [48] => Burch & Burch
    [49] => Burnup
    [50] => C. B. Adams
    [51] => C. Chen, Linse, Copley & A. D. Rogers
    [52] => C. Chen, Linse, Roterman, Copley & A. D. Rogers
    [53] => C. Chen, Linse, Roterman, Copley & A.D. Rogers
    [54] => Carpenter
    [55] => Cate
    [56] => Caudwell, A. M. Jones & Killeen
    [57] => Caziot
    [58] => Chaper
    [59] => Chaster
    [60] => Chen, Linse, Copley & Rogers
    [61] => Chesney & Oliver
    [62] => Clench
    [63] => Clench & Aguayo
    [64] => Clessin
    [65] => Clover
    [66] => Coles & Nekola
    [67] => Collier
    [68] => Collinge
    [69] => Connolly
    [70] => Craven
    [71] => Crosse
    [72] => Crosse & P. Fischer
    [73] => Crowley
    [74] => Crowley & Pain
    [75] => Crowley, Pain & F. R. Woodward
    [76] => D. S. Brown & Verdcourt
    [77] => Dall
    [78] => Dance
    [79] => Dance, Moolenbeek & Dekker
    [80] => Dautzenberg
    [81] => de Folin
    [82] => de la Torre & Clench
    [83] => de Mattia & Neiber
    [84] => de Mattia, Neiber & Groh
    [85] => Dean
    [86] => Dekker & Goud
    [87] => Dekker, Moolenbeek & Dance
    [88] => Deschamps
    [89] => Dillwyn
    [90] => Drouët
    [91] => Drouet & Chaper
    [92] => Dunker
    [93] => Dupuis & Putzeys
    [94] => E. A. Smith
    [95] => E. P. Wright
    [96] => E. R. Sykes
    [97] => E. T. Higgins
    [98] => E. von Martens
    [99] => Edmunds
    [100] => Edmunds & Preece
    [101] => Eisenhut & Salvini-Plawen
    [102] => Eliot
    [103] => Engl
    [104] => F. G. Thompson & Dance
    [105] => F. Haas
    [106] => F. R. Woodward
    [107] => Farran
    [108] => Forbes
    [109] => Forbes & Hanley
    [110] => Ford
    [111] => Fraussen, McKay and Drewery
    [112] => Fulton
    [113] => G. B. Sowerby 1st
    [114] => G. B. Sowerby 2nd
    [115] => G. B. Sowerby 3rd
    [116] => G. Haas
    [117] => G. Nevill & H. Nevill
    [118] => Gaskoin
    [119] => Gassies
    [120] => Gerlach
    [121] => Gerlach & van Bruggen
    [122] => Geyer
    [123] => Gittenberger
    [124] => Gittenberger & Boeters
    [125] => Gittenberger & Goud
    [126] => Glover & Taylor
    [127] => Gmelin
    [128] => Godwin-Austen
    [129] => Goodrich
    [130] => Gray
    [131] => Gray in G. B. Sowerby 2nd
    [132] => Gredler
    [133] => Grimpe
    [134] => Gude
    [135] => Gyngell
    [136] => H. Adams
    [137] => H. H. Higgins & Marrat
    [138] => H. K. Jordan
    [139] => H. Rolle
    [140] => Hanley
    [141] => Hanley & Theobald
    [142] => Harvey
    [143] => Hedley
    [144] => Hemphill in W. G. Binney
    [145] => Hervier
    [146] => Heude
    [147] => Holyoak & Seddon
    [148] => Holyoak, Holyoak, Gόmez Moliner & Chueca
    [149] => Houart
    [150] => Hoyle
    [151] => I. Lea
    [152] => Iredale
    [153] => Iredale in Melvill & Standen
    [154] => Issel
    [155] => J. Adams in-Montagu
    [156] => J. B. Henderson & C. T. Simpson
    [157] => J. E. Cooper & Preston
    [158] => J. G. Cooper
    [159] => J. Henderson
    [160] => J. Henderson & Daniels
    [161] => J. S. Miller
    [162] => J. W. Jackson
    [163] => J. W. Williams
    [164] => Jeffreys
    [165] => Jenyns
    [166] => Jordan
    [167] => K. H. Jones & Preston
    [168] => Kennard
    [169] => Kennard & B. B. Woodward
    [170] => Kiener
    [171] => Killeen & J.A. Turner
    [172] => Killeen & Oliver
    [173] => King
    [174] => Kobelt
    [175] => L. G. Brown & Weil (Boury mss.)
    [176] => Lancaster
    [177] => Layard
    [178] => Linnaeus
    [179] => Lowe
    [180] => Marie
    [181] => Marrat
    [182] => Marshall
    [183] => Marshall in Warren
    [184] => Martyn
    [185] => Massy
    [186] => Maynard
    [187] => Maynard & N. A. Clapp
    [188] => Maynard & N. A. Clapp in Maynard
    [189] => Melvill
    [190] => Melvill & Ponsonby
    [191] => Melvill & Standen
    [192] => Melvill & Sykes
    [193] => Melvill in Tryon
    [194] => Möllendorff
    [195] => Montagu
    [196] => Monterosato
    [197] => Monterosato ex H. Martin ms
    [198] => Moolenbeek & Dance
    [199] => Moore
    [200] => Morelet
    [201] => Morelet & H. Drouët
    [202] => Morrison
    [203] => N. J. Evans
    [204] => Nägele
    [205] => Neubert
    [206] => Newcomb
    [207] => Noronha
    [208] => O. Boettger
    [209] => O. F. Müller
    [210] => Oliver
    [211] => Oliver & Abou-Zeid
    [212] => Oliver & Chesney
    [213] => Oliver & Drewery
    [214] => Oliver & Glover
    [215] => Oliver & Holmes
    [216] => Oliver & Levin
    [217] => Oliver & Lutzen
    [218] => Oliver & Picken
    [219] => Oliver & Taylor
    [220] => Oliver & Vestheim
    [221] => Oliver & Zuschin
    [222] => Oliver, Rodrigues & Cunha
    [223] => Oliver, Salvi & Al-Kandari
    [224] => Overton
    [225] => P. P. Carpenter
    [226] => Pain
    [227] => Pain & Paul
    [228] => Paiva
    [229] => Pallary
    [230] => Partridge
    [231] => Pease
    [232] => Peile
    [233] => Pfaffer, Rowson, Tattersfield & Neubert
    [234] => Pfeiffer
    [235] => Phillips
    [236] => Picton & G. H. Brown
    [237] => Pilsbry
    [238] => Pilsbry & Ferriss
    [239] => Pilsbry & Frierson
    [240] => Pilsbry & Hinkley
    [241] => Pilsbry & J. B. Henderson
    [242] => Pilsbry & Y. Hirase
    [243] => Ponder
    [244] => Powell
    [245] => Preece & Gittenberger
    [246] => Preston
    [247] => Preston in Germain
    [248] => Pulteney
    [249] => Putzeys
    [250] => R. H. Beddome
    [251] => Ramsden
    [252] => Reeve
    [253] => Rehder
    [254] => Reidel & Norris
    [255] => Robson
    [256] => Rodrigues, Oliver & Cunha
    [257] => Rowson
    [258] => Rowson & Symondson
    [259] => Rowson & Tattersfield
    [260] => Rowson & Van Goethem
    [261] => S. Moricand
    [262] => Salisbury
    [263] => Salvini-Plawen
    [264] => Schander, Ivanov & Mikkelsen
    [265] => Scharff
    [266] => Schilder
    [267] => Schlesch
    [268] => Schwabe
    [269] => Seddon
    [270] => Seddon & Aparicio
    [271] => Seddon & Killeen
    [272] => Shackleford & Spence
    [273] => Simroth
    [274] => Smythe & Oliver
    [275] => Spence
    [276] => Stelfox
    [277] => Sterki
    [278] => Strebel
    [279] => Stutchbury
    [280] => Swainson
    [281] => Swainson in G. B. Sowerby 1st
    [282] => Sykes
    [283] => T. Brown
    [284] => T. Hutton
    [285] => T. Whitehead
    [286] => Tattersfield
    [287] => Tattersfield & Rowson
    [288] => Taylor
    [289] => Taylor & Glover
    [290] => Theobald
    [291] => Thiele
    [292] => Tiberi
    [293] => Tomlin
    [294] => Tomlin & Peile
    [295] => Tomlin & Shackleford
    [296] => Torre
    [297] => Torre & Bartsch
    [298] => Torre & Clench
    [299] => Torre & Ramsden in Ramsden
    [300] => van Aartsen & Carrozza
    [301] => Verdcourt
    [302] => Vermeulen
    [303] => von Cosel
    [304] => von Martens
    [305] => W. Bean
    [306] => W. F. Clapp
    [307] => W. H. Turton
    [308] => W. Thompson
    [309] => W. Turton
    [310] => W.H. Benson
    [311] => W.J. Clench & R.D. Turner
    [312] => Walker
    [313] => Waren & S. M. Smith
    [314] => Watson
    [315] => Westerlund
    [316] => Wheeler
    [317] => Wilson
    [318] => Wollaston
    [319] => Zelaya & Geiger
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Marginella (Glabella) alchymista Melvill & Standen, 1903
Current name: Dentimargo alchymista Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : [unassigned] Neogastropoda : Marginellidae

Type Locality: Maskat, Gulf of Oman, 1-15 fathoms; Gulf of Oman lat. 24°58’N., long. 56°54’E., 156 fathoms; lat. 24°05’N., long. 57°55’E., 205 fathoms. [Oman]

Syntype(s) (possible)
Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Current name: Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Drilliidae

Type Locality: Gulf of Oman, lat 24°58’N., 56°54’E., 156 fathoms.

Syntype(s) (possible)
Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Drilliidae

Type Locality: Gulf of Oman, lat. 24° 58' N., long. 56° 54' E., 156 fathoms

Syntype(s)
Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Drillia audax Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Drilliidae

Type Locality: Gulf of Oman, lat. 24° 58' N., long. 56° 54' E., 156 fathoms

Syntype(s)
Thalotia beluchistana Melvill, 1879
Current name: Thalotia beluchistana Melvill, 1879
Gastropoda : Trochida : Trochoidea : Trochidae

Type Locality: Charbar, 7 fathoms

Syntype(s) (possible)
Cypraea caurica var. cairnsiana Melvill & Standen, 1904
Current name: Cypraea caurica Melvill & Standen, 1904
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: Karachi [Pakistan]

Syntype(s)
Bullia ceroplasta Melvill, 1898
Current name: Bullia ceroplasta Melvill, 1898
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Nassariidae

Type Locality: Mekran Coast

Syntype(s)
Conus (Cylinder) clytospira Melvill & Standen, 1899
Current name: Conus milneedwardsi Melvill & Standen, 1899
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Conidae

Type Locality: Arabian Sea, about 125 milwa W.S.W of Bombay, long 71*30' to 71*45'E, lat. 18* 43' N., adhering to the submarine cable of the Eastern Telegraph Co., hauled up from 45 fathoms.

Syntype(s)
Scala (Cirsotrema) corolla Melvill & Standen, 1903
Current name: Opalia corolla Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Epitonoidea : Epitoniidae

Type Locality: Gulf o dOman, lat 24*58'N., long. 56*54'E., 156 fathoms

Syntype(s)
Fossarus eutorniscus Melvill, 1918
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Fossarus eutorniscus Melvill, 1918
Gastropoda : Trochida : Cerithioidea : Conradiidae

Type Locality: Karachi [Pakistan]

Syntype(s)
Minolia (Conotrochus) eutyches Melvill, 1918
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Pagodatrochus variabilis (H. Adams, 1873)
Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Trochoidea : Trochidae

Type Locality: Persian Gulf, Muscat, 10-30 fm. [Oman]

Lectotype
Mitra (Pusia) geoffreyana Melvill, 1910
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Vexillum geoffreyanum (Melvill, 1910)
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricoidea : Costellariidae

Type Locality: Persian Gulf, off Sheikh-Shuaib Island

Lectotype
Pyrgulina glycisma Melvill, 1899
Current name: Babella glycisma Melvill, 1899
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: Karachi

Syntype(s) (possible)
Syrnola karachiensis Melvill, 1897
Current name: Syrnola karachiensis Melvill, 1897
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidellidae

Type Locality: Karachi

Syntype(s) (possible)
Marginella (Glabella) alchymista var. leucalchyma Melvill & Standen, 1903
Current name: Dentimargo alchymista Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : [unassigned] Neogastropoda : Marginellinae

Type Locality: Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, Maskat, 10-15 fathoms; also at 156 fathoms, lat 24*58'N., long. 56*54'E., and at 205 fathoms, lat. 24*5'N., long. 57*55'E..

Syntype(s) (possible)
Mitra (Costellaria) malcolmensis Melvill & Standen, 1901
Current name: Vexillum malcolmense Melvill & Standen, 1901
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Turbinelloidea : Costellariidae

Type Locality: Persian Gulf: Linjah 3.5 fathoms, mud. Elphinstone Inlet, Mussandam. 15 fathoms, mud. Gulf of Oman: Malcom Inlet (Kubbatt Ghazira), near Maskat. 24 fathoms, mud. Lat 24*55'N., long. 57*59'E. 37 fathoms, sand and mud; abundant. Lat. 24*'5N., long. 57*35'E., 205 fathoms, mud.

Paratype(s) (possible)
Columbella (Seminella) melitoma Melvill & Standen, 1901
Current name: Zafra melitoma Melvill & Standen, 1901
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Buccinoidea : Columbellidae

Type Locality: Karachi

Syntype(s) (possible)
Drillia omanensis Melvill & Standen, 1901
Current name: Drillia omanensis Melvill & Standen, 1901
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Drilliidae

Type Locality: Gulf of Oman, lat. 24*55'N., long. 57*59'E., 37 fathoms.

Syntype(s) (possible)
Marginella (Persicula) oodes Melvill, 1898
Current name: To be confirmed
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Volutoidea : Granulinidae

Type Locality: Bushire (Persian Gulf).

Syntype(s)
Miralda opephora Melvill, 1898
Current name: Miralda opephora Melvill, 1898
Gastropoda : Pyramidelloidea : Pyramidulidae

Type Locality: Karachi

Syntype(s) (possible)
Cypraea ocellata var. pelidna Melvill & Standen, 1904
Current name: Cypraea ocellata var. pelidna Melvill & Standen, 1904
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeoidea : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: Karachi [Pakistan]

Lectotype
Cypraea pulchella var. percialles Melvill & Standen, 1904
Current name: Ficadusta pulchella (Swainson, 1823)
Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeidae

Type Locality: Four miles north of Barkha Island, at 40 fathoms. Gulf of Oman. Telegraph cable, from fifty fathoms, mud. Off Mussandam, on the cable, fifty-seven fathoms; also from Fao, on the cable, fifteen fathoms. Persian Gulf.

Syntype(s)
Bathytoma regnans Melvill, 1919
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Bathytoma regnans Melvill, 1919
Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conoidea : Turridae

Type Locality: Melvill, 1919: Indian Ocean. Investigator Expedition (Alcock)...probably comes from the Bay of Bengal. [India]

Holotype
Emarginula undulata Melvill & Standen, 1903
Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales, Cardiff
Current name: Emarginula undulata Melvill & Standen, 1903
Gastropoda : Archaeogastropoda : Fissurelloidea : Fissurellidae

Type Locality: Gulf of Oman, 24°58’N., 56°54’E., 156 fathoms

Lectotype
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