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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChicoreus torrefactus (G. B. Sowerby II, 1841) 
AphiaID: 208137

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuricinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChicoreus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChicoreus Montfort, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChicoreus (Chicoreus) kilburni Houart & Pain, 1982 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChicoreus (Triplex) torrefactus (Sowerby, 1841)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex affinis Reeve, 1846 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex benedictinus Lobbecke, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex rochebruni Poirier, 1883 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex rubiginosus Reeve, 1845 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex torrefactus G. B. Sowerby II, 1841 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMurex tubulatus Mörch, 1852
Sources 
identification resource Houart R., Kilburn R.N. & Marais A.P. (2010) Muricidae. Pp. 176-270, in: Marais A.P. & Seccombe A.D. (eds), Identification guide to the seashells of South Africa. Volume 1. Groenkloof: Centre for Molluscan Studies. 376 pp. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (9 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (13 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208137
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-09-16 02:51:15Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2011-07-10 06:30:38Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Chicoreus torrefactus (G. B. Sowerby II, 1841). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208137 on 2014-07-11
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