SESSILIA Lamarck, 1818
(acorn barnacles)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Dried specimens on Mussel shell (Click to view)
Family 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Barnacle - cirri deployed (Click to view)Animal - top view - closed (Click to view)
Suborder 6 illustrated subtaxa 7 ident. refs
Suborder 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Taxonomic hierarchy:
OrderSESSILIA (acorn barnacles)
SubclassTHECOSTRACA (barnacles)
ClassMAXILLOPODA (CLASS) (a class of crustaceans)
SubphylumCRUSTACEA (crustaceans)
PhylumARTHROPODA (arthropods)
SuperphylumECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo ( has 10 general literature references relevant to SESSILIA (acorn barnacles)

SESSILIA (acorn barnacles) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 7 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for SESSILIA (acorn barnacles)
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