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Chicoreus (Triplex) foliosus

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Taxonomy
Murex foliosus was named by Bellardi (1873). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Chicoreus (Triplex) foliosus by Landau et al. (2007).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Murex foliosus Bellardi p. 80 figs. pl. 6, fig. 5
1873Murex eximius Bellardi p. 81 figs. pl. 6, fig. 7
1875Murex dujardini Tournouër p. 151 figs. pl. 5, fig. 4
2007Chicoreus (Triplex) foliosus Landau et al. p. 15

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
superphylumLophotrochozoa
phylumMollusca
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassProsobranchiaMilne-Edwards 1848
RankNameAuthor
superorderCaenogastropodaCox 1959
orderNeogastropodaThiele 1929
superfamilyMuricoideade Costa 1776
familyMuricidaeRafinesque 1815
subfamilyMuricinaeda Costa 1776
genusChicoreusMonfort 1810
subgenusTriplexPerry 1810
speciesfoliosus(Bellardi 1873)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: aragonitec
Locomotion: actively mobilef
Life habit: epifaunalf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: limitedc
Created: 2009-09-10 08:22:24
Modified: 2009-09-10 10:22:24
Source: f = family, c = class
References: Kiessling 2004, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Piacenzian or 3.60000 to 2.58800 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Piacenzian3.6 - 2.588Spain Chicoreus foliosus (80562)