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Chicomurex superbus (G. B. Sowerby III, 1889)

405857  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:405857)

accepted
Species
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(of Murex superbus G. B. Sowerby III, 1889) Sowerby, G. B., III. (1889). Descriptions of fourteen new species of shells from China, Japan, and the Andaman Islands, chiefly collected by Deputy Surgeon-Gen. R. Hungerford. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 56: 565-570, pl. 28. [publ. April 1889]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28691272
page(s): 565, pl. 28 figs 10-11 [details]   
Type locality contained in Hong Kong  
type locality contained in Hong Kong [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Distribution Vietnam, Philippine Islands and Taiwan, generally associated with corals. Australia: North Queensland and Capricorn...  
Distribution Vietnam, Philippine Islands and Taiwan, generally associated with corals. Australia: North Queensland and Capricorn Channel, in 80–100 m. [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Chicomurex superbus (G. B. Sowerby III, 1889). Accessed at: http://www.molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=405857 on 2021-04-20
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original description  (of Murex superbus G. B. Sowerby III, 1889) Sowerby, G. B., III. (1889). Descriptions of fourteen new species of shells from China, Japan, and the Andaman Islands, chiefly collected by Deputy Surgeon-Gen. R. Hungerford. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 56: 565-570, pl. 28. [publ. April 1889]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28691272
page(s): 565, pl. 28 figs 10-11 [details]   

original description  (of Phyllonotus superbus problematicus Lan, 1981) Lan, T.C. (1981). Description of a new sub-species of Muricidae from the Philippines and Taiwan. <em>Bulletin of Malacology, Republic of China.</em> 8: 11-13.
page(s): 11, figs 1-4 [details]   

basis of record Merle D., Garrigues B. & Pointier J.-P. (2011) <i>Fossil and Recent Muricidae of the world. Part Muricinae.</i> Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 648 pp.
page(s): 110; note: Misapplication: pl. 77, figs 1–5: represents C. lani [details]   

basis of record Houart, R., Moe, C. & Chen C. (2021). Living species of the genera <i>Chicomurex</i> Arakawa, 1964 and <i>Naquetia</i> Jousseaume, 1880 (Gastropoda: Muricidae) in the Indo-West Pacific. <em>Novapex.</em> 22 (hors-série 14): 1-52.
page(s): 22, figs 15E–M; 16A–D; 18 [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Distribution Vietnam, Philippine Islands and Taiwan, generally associated with corals. Australia: North Queensland and Capricorn Channel, in 80–100 m. [details]

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Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
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