Early-Middle Pliocene to Middle Pleistocene; Recent.
Mexico to Southern Florida.
For information on the modern distribution of the species, see Malacolog.
Synonymous with Chicoreus dilectus (A. Adams, 1855) and Murex florifer Reeve, 1846 (original combination).
- Middle Pleistocene
- Bermont Formation (S. FL)
- Early Pleistocene
- Caloosahatchee Formation (S. FL)
- Late Pliocene
- Tamiami Formation (Pinecrest Beds) (S. FL)
- Early Pliocene
- Agueguexquite Formation (Mexico)