WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChicoreus (Chicoreus) ramosus (Linnaeus, 1758)

208142 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208142)
alternate representation
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A conspicuous, very rugged shell, up to 12 cm,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A conspicuous, very rugged shell, up to 12 cm, with heavy spined varices on whorls. Colour off-white to light brown; aperture white with rose pink on inner edge of crenulate outer lip; columella rose pink. Habitat: around shallow sheltered reefs. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]
Bouchet, P. (2010). Chicoreus (Chicoreus) ramosus (Linnaeus, 1758). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208142 on 2017-11-23

Date
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
created
2002-01-09 18:51:18Z
changed
2010-02-16 10:18:10Z
changed
2010-02-18 10:33:31Z
changed
2010-10-29 07:29:20Z
checked

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basis of record Branch, G.M. et al. (2002). Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=W_2QB8ftLgcC [details]   

additional source Merle D., Garrigues B. & Pointier J.-P. (2011) Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the world. Part Muricinae. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 648 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSynonymy The genus murex seems to be the same genus as chicoreus in aphia though they have different listings [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription A conspicuous, very rugged shell, up to 12 cm, with heavy spined varices on whorls. Colour off-white to light brown; aperture white with rose pink on inner edge of crenulate outer lip; columella rose pink. Habitat: around shallow sheltered reefs. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. (Richmond, 1997). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublication date Year of description from Dautzenberg, 1929 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsynonymy Murex ramosus Linnaeus, 1758 is a group of three species [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbranched murex  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorテングガイ  [details]