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SESSILIA Lamarck, 1818 (acorn barnacles)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

AUSTROBALANIDAE Newman & Ross, 1976 (a family of acorn barnacles) Family 1 subtaxon  
Austrominius modestus (Darwin, 1854) (Darwin's Barnacle)
Dried specimens on Mussel shell
Species   1 ident refs
BALANOMORPHA Pilsbry, 1916 (a suborder of acorn barnacles)
BALANIDAE (a family of acorn barnacles), eg: Perforatus perforatus (an acorn barnacle) - Barnacle - cirri deployed CHTHAMALIDAE (a family of acorn barnacles), eg: Chthamalus montagui (Montagu's Stellate Barnacle) - Animal - top view - closed
Suborder 6 subtaxa 7 ident refs
VERRUCOMORPHA Pilsbry, 1916 (a suborder of acorn barnacles) Suborder 1 subtaxon  
VERRUCIDAE Darwin, 1854 (a family of acorn barnacles) Family   1 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Smith, I.F., 2015 Introduction to Barnacle Morphology & Identification

SESSILIA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
THECOSTRACA
(barnacles)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 7 feeding and other relationships of SESSILIA (acorn barnacles)

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