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Chicoreus (Triplex) varius

(Sowerby, G.B. II, 1834) Varius Murex Shell size 29 - 77 mm Senegal - Angola
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyMURICOIDEA
FamilyMURICIDAE MURICINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Conch. Illustr. (London)Murex, Pl. 67/57
Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the WorldPart MURICINAE, p 394; Pl. 75/1-13
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 257/6
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 94/20
Compendium of Seashellsp 135/2.3
Shells of Gabonp 67/113
Murex Shells of the Worldp 79; Pl. 12/5-6
ApexVol. 11/3-4, p 47/67-70
Synonyms
Murex varius inops (var.) Dautzenberg, Ph., 1890
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Dave Rolfe
2 Carlos Carvalho
3 Greg Daniell
4 Lowtide Shells
5 Guido Poppe
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