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Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. Zootaxa. 2189: 1–218.
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Petit, R. E.
2009
George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa
Zootaxa
2189: 1–218
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Acar gradata (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829) (basis of record)
Acar pusilla (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Amathina imbricata G. B. Sowerby III, 1889 accepted as Antisabia imbricata (G. B. Sowerby III, 1889) (basis of record)
Amathina trigona G. B. Sowerby II, 1870 accepted as Amathina bicarinata Pease, 1861 (basis of record)
Amphidesma australe G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Semele australis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Amphidesma punctatum G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Semele sowerbyi Tryon, 1869 (basis of record)
Amphidesma purpurascens G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Semele barbarae (Boone, 1928) (basis of record)
Amphidesma rugulosum G. B. Sowerby I in Darwin, 1846 accepted as Semele solida (Gray, 1828) (basis of record)
Amphidesma rupium G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Semele rupium (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Amphidesma siculum G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Scrobicularia cottardii (Payraudeau, 1826) (basis of record)
Amphiperas smithi G. B. Sowerby III, 1894 accepted as Phenacovolva zuidafrikaana (C. N. Cate, 1975) (basis of record)
Anabathron pagodiformis G. B. Sowerby III, 1914 accepted as Merelina pagodiformis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1914) (basis of record)
Anadara concinna (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Anadara emarginata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Anadara formosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Anadara fultoni (G. B. Sowerby III, 1907) (basis of record)
Anadara fultoni (G. B. Sowerby III, 1907) (additional source)
Anadara labiosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Anadara nux (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Anadara obesa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Anadara tuberculosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Anatina prismatica G. B. Sowerby I, 1834 accepted as Laternula elliptica (P. P. King, 1832) (basis of record)
Anatina rostrata G. B. Sowerby II, 1839 accepted as Laternula rostrata (G. B. Sowerby II, 1839) (basis of record)
Anatinella sibbaldii G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anatinella nicobarica (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Ancilla optima G. B. Sowerby III, 1897 accepted as Amalda optima (Sowerby III, 1897) (basis of record)
Ancilla osculata G.B. Sowerby III, 1900 accepted as Bullia osculata (Sowerby III, 1900) (additional source)
Ancilla pura G. B. Sowerby III, 1892 accepted as Ancilla marmorata (Reeve, 1864) (basis of record)
Ancillaria cingulata G. B. Sowerby I, 1830 accepted as Ancillista cingulata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1830) (basis of record)
Ancillaria depressa G.B. Sowerby II, 1859 accepted as Amalda depressa (G.B. Sowerby II, 1859) (basis of record)
Ancillaria mauritiana (G. B. Sowerby I, 1830) accepted as Anolacia mauritiana (G. B. Sowerby I, 1830) (basis of record)
Ancillaria mucronata G.B. Sowerby I, 1830 accepted as Amalda mucronata (G.B. Sowerby I, 1830) (basis of record)
Ancillaria torosa G. B. Sowerby II, 1859 accepted as Anolacia mauritiana (G. B. Sowerby I, 1830) (basis of record)
Apicalia biformis G. B. Sowerby III, 1897 accepted as Echineulima biformis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1897) (basis of record)
Aplysia concava G.B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Aplysia parvula Mörch, 1863 (basis of record)
Aplysia cornigera G. B. Sowerby I, 1869 (additional source)
Aplysia gigantea G. B. Sowerby I, 1869 (additional source)
Aplysia norfolkensis G. B. Sowerby II, 1869 accepted as Aplysia parvula Mörch, 1863 (basis of record)
Aplysia sydneyensis G. B. Sowerby I, 1869 (additional source)
Arca africana G. B. Sowerby III, 1904 accepted as Anadara pygmaea (H. Adams, 1872) (basis of record)
Arca auriculata G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara formosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca biangulata G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara biangulata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca bicarinata G. B. Sowerby III, 1901 accepted as Arca patriarchalis Röding, 1798 accepted as Arca avellana Lamarck, 1819 (basis of record)
Arca brevifrons G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Lunarca brevifrons (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca cardiiformis G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara bifrons (Carpenter, 1857) (basis of record)
Arca concinna G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara concinna (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca emarginata G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara emarginata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca formosa G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara formosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca fultoni G. B. Sowerby III, 1907 accepted as Anadara fultoni (G. B. Sowerby III, 1907) (basis of record)
Arca gradata Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829 accepted as Acar gradata (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829) (basis of record)
Arca grandis Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829 accepted as Larkinia grandis (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829) (basis of record)
Arca labiata G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara perlabiata (Grant & Gale, 1931) (basis of record)
Arca labiosa G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara labiosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca multicostata G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Larkinia multicostata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca mutabilis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca nux G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara nux (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca obesa G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara obesa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca pacifica (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca parva (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) accepted as Barbatia parva (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca quadrilatera G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Larkinia grandis (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829) (basis of record)
Arca reversa G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Noetia reversa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arca tuberculosa G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara tuberculosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Arcopsis solida (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Artemis canaliculata G. B. Sowerby II, 1852 accepted as Dosinia cretacea (Reeve, 1850) (basis of record)
Artemis concinna G. B. Sowerby II, 1852 accepted as Dosinia discus (Reeve, 1850) (basis of record)
Artemis lenticularis G. B. Sowerby II, 1852 accepted as Dosinia histrio (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Artemis lirata G. B. Sowerby II, 1852 accepted as Dosinia histrio (Gmelin, 1791) (basis of record)
Artemis orientalis G. B. Sowerby II, 1852 accepted as Cyclina orientalis (G. B. Sowerby II, 1852) (basis of record)
Artemis striatissima G. B. Sowerby II, 1852 accepted as Dosinia lucinalis (Lamarck, 1818) (basis of record)
Artemis tenuilamellata G. B. Sowerby II, 1852 accepted as Dosinia tumida (Gray, 1838) (basis of record)
Aspergillum sparsum G. B. Sowerby I, 1825 accepted as Penicillus penis (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Verpa penis (Linnaeus, 1758) (basis of record)
Astarte abbreviata G. B. Sowerby II, 1874 accepted as Astarte montagui (Dillwyn, 1817) (basis of record)
Astarte crassidens Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829 accepted as Cyclocardia crassidens (Broderip & Sowerby I, 1829) (basis of record)
Astarte intermedia G. B. Sowerby II, 1854 accepted as Astarte elliptica (Brown, 1827) (basis of record)
Astarte lactea Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829 accepted as Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817) (basis of record)
Astarte mortoni G. B. Sowerby II, 1874 accepted as Astarte undata Gould, 1841 (basis of record)
Astarte oblonga G. B. Sowerby II, 1854 accepted as Astarte crenata (Gray, 1824) (basis of record)
Astarte producta G. B. Sowerby II, 1874 accepted as Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817) (basis of record)
Astarte semilirata G. B. Sowerby II, 1874 accepted as Astarte warhami Hancock, 1846 (basis of record)
Astarte subaequilatera G. B. Sowerby II, 1854 (additional source)
Astarte subtrigona G. B. Sowerby II, 1874 accepted as Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817) (basis of record)
Astralium gilchristi G. B. Sowerby III, 1903 accepted as Bolma bathyraphis (E. A. Smith, 1899) (basis of record)
Austroconus sydneyensis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1887) accepted as Conus (Austroconus) sydneyensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1887 represented as Conus sydneyensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1887 (additional source)
Avicula (Meleagrina) capensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1890 accepted as Pinctada capensis (Sowerby III, 1890) (basis of record)
Barbatia lurida (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Barbatia parva (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (additional source)
Basterotia obtusa G. B. Sowerby III, 1894 (basis of record)
Basterotia tricostalis Sowerby III, 1897 (basis of record)
Brachydontes granosissima G. B. Sowerby III, 1914 accepted as Geukensia granosissima (G. B. Sowerby III, 1914) (basis of record)
Buccinum cassideum G.B. Sowerby I, 1825 accepted as Demoulia abbreviata (Gmelin, 1791) (additional source)
Buccinum striatissimum G. B. Sowerby III, 1899 (basis of record)
Bulla tenuissima G. B. Sowerby II, 1868 accepted as Bulla quoyii Gray, 1843 (basis of record)
Bulla trifasciata G. B. Sowerby II, 1868 accepted as Bulla ampulla Linnaeus, 1758 (basis of record)
Bullia dulcis G. B. Sowerby III, 1921 accepted as Bullia digitalis (Dillwyn, 1817) (additional source)
Bullia nitida G.B. Sowerby III, 1895 (additional source)
Bullia pustulosa G.B. Sowerby III, 1894 accepted as Bullia mozambicensis E. A. Smith, 1878 (additional source)
Bullia similis Sowerby III, 1897 (additional source)
Bullina oblonga Sowerby III, 1897 (additional source)
Byssoarca alternata G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Calloarca alternata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (basis of record)
Byssoarca decussata G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Barbatia trapezina (Lamarck, 1819) (basis of record)
Byssoarca decussata G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Barbatia trapezina (Lamarck, 1819) (additional source)
Valparaiso (region) for Siphonaria laeviuscula G. B. Sowerby I, 1835 
 Authority

attributed to Deshayes (Donax essingtonensis) in text; to Sowerby in Index. [details]

 Authority

Spry (1961) attributed the name to Sowerby, but none of the Sowerbys introduced such a name.  [details]

 Spelling

Deemed by Petit (2009) to be the correct spelling of Monotigma, being in prevailing usage (ICZN Article 33.3.1.) [details]

 Spelling

Deemed to be a misspelling under ICZN Article 33.3.1 as the spelling Monotygma is in prevailing usage. [details]

 Taxonomy

Petit (2009: 189) notes that this taxon was introduced with the spelling "macandrei", despite Sowerby stated in the ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Petit (2009: 189) notes that this taxon was introduced with the spelling "macandrei", despite Sowerby stated in the ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Petit (2009: 24 and 148) attributes this taxon to J. E. Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832). It was introduced as a ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Petit (2009: 24 and 148) attributes this taxon to J. E. Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832). It was introduced as a ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Petit (2009: 24 and 148) attributes this taxon to J. E. Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832). It was introduced as a ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Petit (2009: 24) attributes this taxon to Gray in Sowerby I, 1832, but lists it on page 142 as Sowerby. Petit also ... [details]

 Taxonomy

Petit 2009:186 lists this species as Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832, although many authors credit it to Sowerby [details]