Chicoreus austramosus

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Chicoreus austramosus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Muricoidea
Family: Muricidae
Subfamily: Muricinae
Genus: Chicoreus
Subgenus: Chicoreus
Species: C. austramosus
Binomial name
Chicoreus austramosus
Vokes, 1978

Chicoreus austramosus is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Muricidae, the murex snails or rock snails.[1]


Size 4–6 cm


Durban, Rep. South Africa


  1. ^ Chicoreus austramosus Vokes, 1978.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 24 April 2010.