|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||Age range and collections|
Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Muricidae
It was reranked as Murex (Chicoreus) by Tate (1888), Oostingh (1935), Mukerjee (1939), Gardner (1947), Gardner (1948) and Woodring (1959).
It was assigned to Gastropoda by Montfort (1810); to Murex by Tate (1888), Oostingh (1935), Mukerjee (1939), Gardner (1947), Gardner (1948) and Woodring (1959); to Neogastropoda by Sepkoski (2002); to Muricidae by Ladd (1982), Todd (2001) and Landau et al. (2007); and to Muricinae by MacNeil (1960), Vokes (1989), Wilson (1994) and Landau and Marques da Silva (2010).
|Year||Name and author|
|1888||Murex (Chicoreus) Tate p. 97|
|1935||Murex (Chicoreus) Oostingh p. 65|
|1939||Murex (Chicoreus) Mukerjee p. 61|
|1947||Murex (Chicoreus) Gardner p. 520|
|1948||Murex (Chicoreus) Gardner p. 218|
|1959||Murex (Chicoreus) Woodring p. 216|
|1960||Chicoreus MacNeil p. 62|
|1982||Chicoreus Ladd p. 42|
|1989||Chicoreus Vokes p. 31|
|1994||Chicoreus Wilson p. 27|
|2002||Chicoreus Sepkoski, Jr.|
|2007||Chicoreus Landau et al. p. 16|
|2010||Chicoreus Landau and Marques da Silva p. 61|
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