Chicoreus (Chicoreus) brevifrons Lamarck 1822 (murex snail)

Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae

Alternative combinations: Murex (Chicoreus) brevifrons, Murex brevifrons

Belongs to Chicoreus (Chicoreus) according to E. H. Vokes 1974

See also Vokes 1965 and Woodring 1959

Sister taxa: Chicoreus (Chicoreus) aquitanicus, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) bullisi, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) clausii, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) corrigendum, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) cosmani, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) dilectus, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) dujardinoides, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) elusivus, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) enigmaticus, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) floridanus, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) folidodes, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) lepidotus, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) mergus, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) prolixus, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) spectrum, Chicoreus (Chicoreus) xestos

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Quaternary of United States (2: Florida collections), Venezuela (1)

• Pliocene of Venezuela (6)

• Miocene of Brazil (4), Mexico (1), Panama (3)

Total: 17 collections including 19 occurrences

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