Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Unterreich: Bilateria  ⇒ Klade: Eubilateria  ⇒ Abzweig: Protostomia  ⇒ Infrareich: Ecdysozoa  ⇒ Superstamm: Panarthropoda  ⇒ Stamm: Arthropoda  ⇒ Unterstamm: Crustacea  ⇒ Überklasse: Multicrustacea  ⇒ Klasse: Hexanauplia  ⇒ Unterklasse: Thecostraca  ⇒ Unterklasse: Cirripedia  ⇒ Überordnung: Thoracica  ⇒ Ordnung: Scalpelliformes  ⇒ Familie: Scalpellidae  ⇒ Unterfamilie: Meroscalpellinae

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Newman & Ross, 1978

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Motility: attached, epibiont (lives on the surface of another living organism), stationary
Habit: epifaunal

suspension feeder

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 1)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • B. K. K. Chan, 2010 - North West Pacific deep-sea barnacles (Cirripedia, Thoracica) collected by the TAIWAN expeditions, with descriptions of two new species - Zootaxa (2405), 1-47 (journal article, English)
  • D. S. Jones, 2007 - The Cirripedia of New Caledonia - Compendia of marine species of New Caledonia (), 289-294 (book chapter, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) 3aEPIH0kW0G8mFn2fbOS9g
GUID (Global unique identifier) 200FA1DD-247D-415B-BC98-59F67DB392F6
Database ID 82261