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Achatina Lamarck, 1799

818098  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:818098)

accepted
Genus
Subgenus Achatina (Achatina) Lamarck, 1799
Subgenus Achatina (Euaethiopina) Bequaert, 1950
  » Species Achatina (Euaethiopina) obtusa (Connolly, 1931) accepted as Brownisca obtusa (Connolly, 1931) (superseded combination)
Subgenus Achatina (Lissachatina) Bequaert, 1950
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) allisa L. Reeve, 1849 represented as Achatina allisa L. Reeve, 1849
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) bayaona Morelet, 1866 represented as Achatina bayaona Morelet, 1866
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) connollyi Preston, 1912 represented as Achatina connollyi Preston, 1912
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) craveni Smith, 1881 represented as Achatina craveni E.A. Smith, 1881
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) eleanorae Mead, 1995 represented as Achatina eleanorae Mead, 1995
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) fulica (Férussac, 1821) represented as Achatina fulica (Férussac, 1821)
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) glaucina E. A. Smith, 1899 represented as Achatina glaucina E. A. Smith, 1899
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) glutinosa L. Pfeiffer, 1854 represented as Achatina glutinosa L. Pfeiffer, 1854
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) immaculata Lamarck, 1822 represented as Achatina immaculata Lamarck, 1822
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) mulanjensis Crowley & Pain, 1981 represented as Achatina mulanjensis Crowley & Pain, 1981 accepted as Achatina immaculata Lamarck, 1822
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) reticulata L. Pfeiffer, 1845 represented as Achatina reticulata L. Pfeiffer, 1845
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) vassei Germain, 1918 represented as Achatina vassei Germain, 1918
  » Species Achatina (Lissachatina) bayoniana Morelet, 1866 accepted as Achatina bayaona Morelet, 1866 (unnecessary emendation)
Subgenus Achatina (Pintoa) Bourguignat, 1889
Subgenus Achatina (Tripachatina) Bourguignat, 1889
Species Achatina achatina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Achatina allisa L. Reeve, 1849
Species Achatina ampullacea Böttger, 1910
Species Achatina balteata Reeve, 1849
Species Achatina bandeirana Morelet, 1866
Species Achatina bayaona Morelet, 1866
Species Achatina bayoli Morelet, 1888
Species Achatina bisculpta E. A. Smith, 1878
Species Achatina capelloi Furtado, 1886
Species Achatina connollyi Preston, 1912
Species Achatina coroca Bruggen, 1978
Species Achatina craveni E.A. Smith, 1881
Species Achatina dammarensis L. Pfeiffer, 1870
Species Achatina eleanorae Mead, 1995
Species Achatina ellioti E. A. Smith, 1895
Species Achatina fulica (Férussac, 1821)
Species Achatina glaucina E. A. Smith, 1899
Species Achatina glutinosa L. Pfeiffer, 1854
Species Achatina greyi Da Costa, 1907
Species Achatina hortensiae Morelet, 1866
Species Achatina immaculata Lamarck, 1822
Species Achatina iostoma L. Pfeiffer, 1854
Species Achatina johnstoni E. A. Smith, 1899
Species Achatina lechaptoisi Ancey, 1894
Species Achatina obscura Da Costa, 1907
Species Achatina osborni Pilsbry, 1919
Species Achatina passargei E. von Martens, 1900
Species Achatina pfeifferi Dunker, 1845
Species Achatina randabeli Bourguignat, 1889
Species Achatina reticulata L. Pfeiffer, 1845
Species Achatina rugosa Putzeys, 1898
Species Achatina schinziana Mousson, 1888
Species Achatina schweinfurthi E. von Martens, 1873
Species Achatina smithii Craven, 1881
Species Achatina stuhlmanni E. von Martens, 1892
Species Achatina sylvatica Putzeys, 1898
Species Achatina tincta Reeve, 1842
Species Achatina tracheia Connolly, 1929
Species Achatina transparens Da Costa, 1907
Species Achatina vassei Germain, 1918
Species Achatina virgulata Da Costa, 1907
Species Achatina welwitschi Morelet, 1866
Species Achatina weynsi Dautzenberg, 1899
Species Achatina wildemani Dautzenberg, 1907

Subgenus Achatina (Cochlycopa) Hanley, 1841 accepted as Ampulla Röding, 1798
Subgenus Achatina (Glessula) Martens, 1860 accepted as Glessula E. von Martens, 1860
  » Species Achatina (Glessula) isis Hanley, 1876 accepted as Glessula isis (Hanley, 1876) (basionym)
  » Species Achatina (Glessula) senator Hanley, 1876 accepted as Glessula senator (Hanley, 1876) (original combination)
Subgenus Achatina (Leptocalina) Bequaert, 1950 accepted as Leptocalina Bequaert, 1950 (superseded combination)
Subgenus Achatina (Limicolaria) Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Limicolaria Schumacher, 1817
  » Species Achatina (Limicolaria) cailliaudi (L. Pfeiffer, 1850) accepted as Limicolaria cailliaudi (L. Pfeiffer, 1850) (superseded combination)
  » Species Achatina (Limicolaria) festiva E. von Martens, 1869 accepted as Limicolaria cailliaudi (L. Pfeiffer, 1850) (junior synonym)
  » Species Achatina (Limicolaria) heuglini E. von Martens, 1866 accepted as Limicolaria cailliaudi heuglini (E. von Martens, 1866) (original combination)
  » Species Achatina (Limicolaria) martensiana E. A. Smith, 1880 accepted as Limicolaria martensiana (E. A. Smith, 1880) (original combination)
  » Species Achatina (Limicolaria) rectistrigata E.A. Smith, 1880 accepted as Limicolaria rectistrigata (E. A. Smith, 1880) accepted as Limicolaria martensiana (E. A. Smith, 1880) (original combination)
  » Species Achatina (Limicolaria) senaariensis (Shuttleworth, 1856) accepted as Limicolaria senaariensis Shuttleworth, 1856 accepted as Limicolaria cailliaudi (L. Pfeiffer, 1850) (superseded combination)
Subgenus Achatina (Stenogyra) Shuttleworth, 1854 accepted as Stenogyra Shuttleworth, 1854
  » Species Achatina (Stenogyra) decollata Morelet, 1873 accepted as Stenogyra invalida Morelet, 1885 accepted as Subulona invalida (Morelet, 1885) (junior primary homonym of Achatina decollata Linnaeus, 1758)
Subgenus Achatina (Subulina) H. Beck, 1837 accepted as Subulina H. Beck, 1837 (original rank)
  » Species Achatina (Subulina) shiplayi Pfeiffer, 1856 accepted as Glessula shiplayi (Pfeiffer, 1856) (original combination)
Species Achatina anamullica Blanford, 1866 accepted as Glessula anamullica (Blanford, 1866) (original combination)
Species Achatina antinorii Morelet, 1872 accepted as Subulina antinorii (Morelet, 1872) (original combination)
Species Achatina arctespirata Bourguignat, 1889 accepted as Achatina randabeli Bourguignat, 1889 (synonym)
Species Achatina arthuri Benson, 1864 accepted as Glessula arthuri (Benson, 1864) (original combination)
Species Achatina balanus Reeve, 1850 accepted as Cecilioides balanus (Reeve, 1850) (original combination)
Species Achatina barbigera Morelet, 1866 accepted as Achatina marmorea Reeve, 1850 accepted as Petriola marmorea (Reeve, 1850) (junior synonym)
Species Achatina barriana G. B. Sowerby III, 1890 accepted as Callistoplepa barriana (G.B. Sowerby III, 1890) (original combination)
Species Achatina beddomei Blanford, 1866 accepted as Glessula beddomei (Blanford, 1866) (original combination)
Species Achatina bensoniana Pfeiffer, 1851 accepted as Glessula bensoniana (Pfeiffer, 1851) (original combination)
Species Achatina botellus Benson, 1860 accepted as Glessula botellus (Benson, 1860) (original combination)
Species Achatina bottampotana Hanley & Theobald, 1876 accepted as Glessula bottampotana (Hanley & Theobald, 1876) (original combination)
Species Achatina brevis Pfeiffer, 1862 accepted as Glessula brevis (Pfeiffer, 1862) (original combination)
Species Achatina bulimoides L. Pfeiffer, 1847 accepted as Fernandezia bulimoides (L. Pfeiffer, 1847) (original combination)
Species Achatina burnupi E.A. Smith, 1890 accepted as Cochlitoma dimidiata f. burnupi (E. A. Smith, 1890) (original rank)
Species Achatina cereola Morelet, 1860 accepted as Subulina cereola (Morelet, 1860) (original combination)
Species Achatina ceylanica L. Pfeiffer, 1845 accepted as Glessula ceylanica (L. Pfeiffer, 1845) (original combination)
Species Achatina chessoni Benson, 1860 accepted as Glessula chessoni (Benson, 1860) (original combination)
Species Achatina churchilliana Melvill & Ponsonby, 1895 accepted as Cochlitoma churchilliana (Melvill & Ponsonby, 1895) (original combination)
Species Achatina cinnamomea Melvill & Ponsonby, 1894 accepted as Cochlitoma cinnamomea (Melvill & Ponsonby, 1894) (original combination)
Species Achatina colubrina Morelet, 1866 accepted as Leptocalina colubrina (Morelet, 1866) (original combination)
Species Achatina consobrina d'Orbigny, 1841 accepted as Karolus consobrinus (d'Orbigny, 1841) (original combination)
Species Achatina cordieri Deshayes, 1863 † accepted as Palaeoglandina cordieri (Deshayes, 1863) † (new combination)
Species Achatina cornea Morelet, 1877 accepted as Petriola anjouanensis (Pilsbry, 1909) (junior primary homonym of Achatina cornea Brumati, 1838)
Species Achatina corrosula Pfeiffer, 1856 accepted as Glessula corrosula (Pfeiffer, 1856) (original combination)
Species Achatina crawfordi Morelet, 1889 accepted as Cochlitoma crawfordi (Morelet, 1889) (original combination)
Species Achatina dacostana Preston, 1909 accepted as Cochlitoma dacostana (Preston, 1909) (original combination)
Species Achatina deshayesi Pfeiffer, 1853 accepted as Glessula deshayesi (Pfeiffer, 1853) (original combination)
Species Achatina dimidiata E. A. Smith, 1878 accepted as Cochlitoma dimidiata (E. A. Smith, 1878) (original combination)
Species Achatina dormitzeri Reuss in Reuss & Meyer, 1849 † accepted as Cochlicopa dormitzeri (Reuss in Reuss & Meyer, 1849) † (new combination)
Species Achatina drakensbergensis Melvill & Ponsonby, 1897 accepted as Cochlitoma drakensbergensis (Melvill & Ponsonby, 1897) (original combination)
Species Achatina elegans Klein, 1853 † accepted as Poiretia kleiniana Pilsbry, 1909 † (junior homonym of A. elegans C.B. Adams, 1849; new combination)
Species Achatina erecta Benson, 1842 accepted as Tortaxis erectus (Benson, 1842) (original combination)
Species Achatina facula Benson, 1860 accepted as Glessula facula (Benson, 1860) (original combination)
Species Achatina fairbanki Benson, 1865 accepted as Glessula fairbanki (Benson, 1865) (original combination)
Species Achatina floccosa Spix in Wagner, 1827 accepted as Plekocheilus floccosus (Spix in Wagner, 1827) (original combination)
Species Achatina foai (Germain, 1905) accepted as Bequaertina pellucida (Putzeys, 1898) (junior synonym)
Species Achatina fragilis Deshayes, 1863 † accepted as Pseudoleacina fragilis (Deshayes, 1863) † (new combination)
Species Achatina fragilis E. A. Smith, 1899 accepted as Achatina nyikaensis Pilsbry, 1909 accepted as Bequaertina pintoi (Bourguignat, 1889) (junior homonym)
Species Achatina fulgurata L. Pfeiffer, 1853 accepted as Cochlitoma zebra var. fulgurata (L. Pfeiffer, 1853) (original rank)
Species Achatina fuscidula Morelet, 1858 accepted as Ischnoglessula fuscidula (Morelet, 1858) (original combination)
Species Achatina gemma Reeve, 1850 accepted as Glessula gemma (Reeve, 1850) (original combination)
Species Achatina gracilenta Morelet, 1867 accepted as Subulina gracilenta (Morelet, 1867) (original combination)
Species Achatina granulata F. Krauss, 1848 accepted as Cochlitoma granulata (F. Krauss, 1848)
Species Achatina granulata L. Pfeiffer, 1854 accepted as Achatina granulata F. Krauss, 1848 accepted as Cochlitoma granulata (F. Krauss, 1848) (synonym and homonym)
Species Achatina graueri Thiele, 1911 accepted as Bequaertina graueri (Thiele, 1911) (original combination)
Species Achatina gundlachi L. Pfeiffer, 1850 accepted as Geostilbia gundlachi (L. Pfeiffer, 1850) (original combination)
Species Achatina hamillei Petit, 1859 accepted as Achatina fulica (Férussac, 1821) (junior synonym)
Species Achatina hastula Benson, 1860 accepted as Rishetia hastula (Benson, 1860) (original combination)
Species Achatina hebes Pfeiffer, 1868 accepted as Glessula hebes (Pfeiffer, 1868) (original combination)
Species Achatina indotata Reeve, 1849 accepted as Cochlitoma zebra (Bruguière, 1792) (junior synonym)
Species Achatina inornata Pfeiffer, 1853 accepted as Glessula inornata (Pfeiffer, 1853) (original combination)
Species Achatina jacobi S. I. Da Costa, 1906 accepted as Achatina craveni E.A. Smith, 1881 (synonym)
Species Achatina javanica Reeve, 1849 accepted as Paropeas achatinaceum (Pfeiffer, 1846) (junior synonym)
Species Achatina jerdoni Reeve, 1850 accepted as Glessula jerdoni (Reeve, 1850) (original combination)
Species Achatina kirkii Craven, 1880 accepted as Pseudoglessula leroyi fasciata Connolly, 1923 (synonym)
Species Achatina kirkii E.A. Smith, 1880 accepted as Achatina craveni E.A. Smith, 1881 (junior homonym)
Species Achatina kransii Reeve, 1942 accepted as Achatina kraussi Reeve, 1842 accepted as Cochlitoma zebra var. kraussi (Reeve, 1842) (misspelling)
Species Achatina kraussi Reeve, 1842 accepted as Cochlitoma zebra var. kraussi (Reeve, 1842) (original rank)
Species Achatina lhotelleriana Preston, 1909 accepted as Achatina tincta Reeve, 1842 (junior synonym)
Species Achatina linterae G. B. Sowerby III, 1890 accepted as Cochlitoma zebra var. linterae (G.B. Sowerby III, 1890) (original rank)
Species Achatina livingstonei Melvill & Ponsonby, 1897 accepted as Cochlitoma livingstonei (Melvill & Ponsonby, 1897) (original combination)
Species Achatina loxostoma Klein, 1853 † accepted as Hypnophila loxostoma (Klein, 1853) † (new combination)
Species Achatina lunensis d'Ancona in Cocchi, 1867 † accepted as Palaeoglandina lunensis (d'Ancona in Cocchi, 1867) † (new combination)
Species Achatina machachensis E.A. Smith, 1902 accepted as Cochlitoma machachensis (E. A. Smith, 1902) (original combination)
Species Achatina maculata Swainson, 1821 accepted as Ampulla priamus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Achatina mamillata Craven, 1880 accepted as Subulina mamillata (Craven, 1880) (original combination)
Species Achatina marmorea Reeve, 1850 accepted as Petriola marmorea (Reeve, 1850) (original combination)
Species Achatina marteli Dautzenberg, 1901 accepted as Bequaertina marteli (Dautzenberg, 1901) (original combination)
Species Achatina mollicella Morelet, 1860 accepted as Leptocala mollicella (Morelet, 1860) (original combination)
Species Achatina mulanjensis Crowley & Pain, 1981 accepted as Achatina immaculata Lamarck, 1822 (junior synonym)
Species Achatina musaecola Morelet, 1860 accepted as Streptostele musaecola (Morelet, 1860) (original combination)
Species Achatina neumanni Thiele, 1933 accepted as Brownisca neumanni (Thiele, 1933) (original combination)
Species Achatina nilagirica Reeve, 1850 accepted as Glessula nilagirica (Reeve, 1850) (original combination)
Species Achatina notigena Benson, 1860 accepted as Glessula notigena (Benson, 1860) (original combination)
Species Achatina nyikaensis Pilsbry, 1909 accepted as Bequaertina pintoi (Bourguignat, 1889) (junior synonym)
Species Achatina obesa L. Pfeiffer, 1854 accepted as Cochlitoma zebra var. obesa (L. Pfeiffer, 1854) (original rank)
Species Achatina oblitterata Dautzenberg, 1891 accepted as Achatina tincta Reeve, 1842 (junior synonym)
Species Achatina obtusa (Connolly, 1931) accepted as Brownisca obtusa (Connolly, 1931) (superseded combination)
Species Achatina occidentalis Pilsbry, 1904 accepted as Cochlitoma natalensis (L. Pfeiffer, 1854) (junior synonym)
Species Achatina oedigyra Melvill & Ponsonby, 1894 accepted as Cochlitoma crawfordi (Morelet, 1889) (synonym)
Species Achatina oligostropha Reuss in Reuss & Meyer, 1849 † accepted as Pseudoleacina oligostropha (Reuss in Reuss & Meyer, 1849) † (new combination)
Species Achatina oreas Reeve, 1850 accepted as Glessula oreas (Reeve, 1850) (original combination)
Species Achatina orobia Benson, 1860 accepted as Glessula orobia (Benson, 1860) (original combination)
Species Achatina orophila Reeve, 1849 accepted as Glessula orophila (Reeve, 1849) (original combination)
Species Achatina ovata Da Costa, 1907 accepted as Achatina greyi Da Costa, 1907 (synonym)
Species Achatina panthera Férussac in Deshayes, 1851 accepted as Achatina immaculata Lamarck, 1822 (synonym)
Species Achatina parthenia Melvill & Ponsonby, 1903 accepted as Cochlitoma parthenia (Melvill & Ponsonby, 1903) (original combination)
Species Achatina paupercula W. T. Blanford & H. F. Blanford, 1861 accepted as Glessula paupercula (W. T. Blanford & H. F. Blanford, 1861) (original combination)
Species Achatina penestes Melvill & Ponsonby, 1893 accepted as Cochlitoma penestes (Melvill & Ponsonby, 1893) (original combination)
Species Achatina pentheri Sturany, 1898 accepted as Cochlitoma pentheri (Sturany, 1898) (original combination)
Species Achatina perroteti Pfeiffer, 1842 accepted as Glessula perroteti (Pfeiffer, 1842) (original combination)
Species Achatina petersi E. von Martens, 1860 accepted as Achatina glutinosa L. Pfeiffer, 1854 (synonym)
Species Achatina pintoi (Bourguignat, 1889) accepted as Bequaertina pintoi (Bourguignat, 1889) (superseded combination)
Species Achatina planti L. Pfeiffer, 1861 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina porrecta Gobanz, 1854 † (unaccepted, new combination)
Species Achatina producta Reuss in Reuss & Meyer, 1849 † (unaccepted, new combination)
Species Achatina pulchella E. von Martens, 1876 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Achatina rhabdota Melvill & Ponsonby, 1898 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Achatina rillyensis De Boissy, 1848 † (unaccepted, new combination)
Species Achatina rosea Férussac, 1821 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina sandbergeri Thomä, 1845 † (unaccepted, new combination)
Species Achatina sarissa Benson, 1860 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina sattaraensis Hanley & Theobald, 1873 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina scaevola Melvill & Ponsonby, 1893 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Achatina schencki E. von Martens, 1889 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Achatina schoutedeni Dautzenberg & Germain, 1914 (unaccepted)
Species Achatina scrutillus Benson, 1860 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina sculpturata Neubert & Van Damme, 2012 † (unaccepted, new combination)
Species Achatina semidecussata L. Pfeiffer, 1846 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina semigranosa L. Pfeiffer, 1861 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina shuttleworthi L. Pfeiffer, 1856 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina shuttleworthiana (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Achatina simplex E. A. Smith, 1878 (unaccepted)
Species Achatina smithi G. B. Sowerby III, 1890 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Achatina stefaninii Connolly, 1925 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina subcylindrica Preston, 1909 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Achatina subovata Da Costa, 1907 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Achatina subrimata Reuss in Reuss & Meyer, 1849 † (unaccepted, new combination)
Species Achatina subula Pfeiffer, 1839 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina tamulica W. T. Blanford & H. F. Blanford, 1861 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina tenuispira Benson, 1836 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina terveri De Boissy, 1848 † (unaccepted, new combination)
Species Achatina textilis Blanford, 1866 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina transvaalensis E. A. Smith, 1878 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina ustulata Lamarck, 1822 (unaccepted)
Species Achatina vadalica Benson, 1865 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina varicosa L. Pfeiffer, 1861 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina vestita L. Pfeiffer, 1855 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina vignoniana Morelet, 1874 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina vitrea Webb & Berthelot, 1833 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina weberi Bequaert, 1950 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina zebra (Bruguière, 1792) (unaccepted)
Species Achatina zebrina Da Costa, 1907 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Achatina zebriolata Morelet, 1866 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Achatina zebrula E. von Martens, 1900 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Achatina zuluensis Connolly, 1939 (unaccepted, junior synonym)
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Lamarck, J.B.M. (1799). Prodrome d'une nouvelle classification des coquilles, comprenant une rédaction appropriée des caractères géneriques, et l'établissement d'un grand nombre de genres nouveaux. <em>Mémoires de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris.</em> 1: 63-91., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13585626
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MolluscaBase (2018). Achatina Lamarck, 1799. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=818098 on 2019-01-24
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original description Lamarck, J.B.M. (1799). Prodrome d'une nouvelle classification des coquilles, comprenant une rédaction appropriée des caractères géneriques, et l'établissement d'un grand nombre de genres nouveaux. <em>Mémoires de la Société d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris.</em> 1: 63-91., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13585626
page(s): 75 [details]