BIOTIC Species Information for Balanus spp.
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Researched byDan Bayley
Refereed byThis information is not refereed.
Taxonomy
Scientific nameBalanus spp. Common nameA barnacle
MCS CodeR74 Recent Synonyms

PhylumArthropoda SubphylumCrustacea
Superclass ClassMaxillopoda
SubclassCirripedia OrderSessilia
SuborderBalanomorpha FamilyBalanidae
GenusBalanus Species
Subspecies   

Additional Information
Taxonomy References Hayward & Ryland, 1995b, Rainbow, 1984, Bassindale, 1964, Campbell, 1982, Howson & Picton, 1997,
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