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Chicoreus (Triplex) palmarosae

(Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de, 1822) Rose-branch Murex; Leafy Hornmouth; Foliated Thorn Purpura Shell size 65 - 130 mm Sri Lanka - SW Japan
Taxonomic Information
ClassGASTROPODA CAENOGASTROPODA
OrderNEOGASTROPODA
SuperFamilyMURICOIDEA
FamilyMURICIDAE MURICINAE
open bookPage/Plate
Hist. Nat. Anim. Sans Vert.Vol. 7, p 161
Indonesian Shells Ip 81/3
Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the WorldPart MURICINAE, p 354; Pl. 55/1-7
Encyclopedia of Marine Gastropodsp 246/3
Schelpen Encyclopedie (in Dutch)p 129
Collector's guide to Seashells of the Worldp 91/20
The Shell Handbookp 117
Compendium of Seashellsp 136/2.2
M.B. Pocket Guide to Shells of the Worldp 88
Hamlyn Guide to Shells of the Worldp 160
Eyewitness handbooks - Shellsp 108
Australian Marine Shells Part 2p 28; Pl. 3/3
Guide to Australian Shellsp 34/2
Guide to Shells of Papua New Guineap 26/2
Shells of New Guinea & Central Pacificp 35/13
Murex Shells of the Worldp 40; Pl. 5/2
Chicoreus and related genera in Indo-West Pacificp 151/293-294
Marine Molluscs of Mauritiusp 52/Pl. IX
The Book of Indian Shellsp 53/3
Seashells of South East Asiap 57
Shells of Vietnamp 116; Pl. 35/7
Synonyms
Chicoreus (Triplex) foliatus Perry, G., 1810 : Alaska - California, USA (rejected)
ArcanaPl. 23
Shells of Vietnamp 116
Chicoreus (Triplex) palmarosae rosarius (var.) Perry, G., 1811 : Philippines; Taiwan
Conchology (London)Pl. 6/3
Shells of Taiwan Illustrated in Colourp 309/13, 16
Shells of the Philippinesp 133/14
Shells of Vietnamp 116
Chicoreus (Triplex) rosaria Perry, G., 1811
Conchology (London)Pl. 6/3
Chicoreus (Triplex) maurus sauliae Sowerby, G.B. II, 1841
Shells of Vietnamp 116
Murex argyna Mörch, O.A.L., 1852
Shells of Vietnamp 116
cameraImage Acknowledgments
1 Dave Rolfe
2 Eddie Hardy
3 Eddie Hardy
4 wrongly att to Cone Shell Collectors Guide
5 George Sangiouloglou
6 Greg Daniell
7 Greg Daniell
8 Aegean Shells
9 Cyril Urukal
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