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Gastropoda Hypsogastropoda Muricidae 

Chicoreus (Triplex) nobilis Shikama, 1977

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Chicoreus nobilis Shikama, 1977

Common Name

Kurenai-senju G2154 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: G2154]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificCoral Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.131, no. 16 


depth: continental shelf [ to 100 metres ]
depth: subtidal [ from 9 metres ]


 Houart, R. 1992. p.100, figs. 55, 110-111, 137, 202, 208-211, 251 Contains synonymy


                        Muricidae Fleming, 1828
                          Muricinae Rafinesque, 1815
                            Chicoreus Montfort, 1810
                              Chicoreus (Triplex) Perry, 1810
                                Chicoreus (Triplex) nobilis Shikama, 1977


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=48071) created by Shannon Reid on 2001-07-23. Record last updated by Paul J. Morris on 2004-02-25.