Chirona Gray 1835 (barnacle)

Maxillopoda - Sessilia - Archaeobalanidae

Parent taxon: Archaeobalanidae according to P. A. McLaughlin et al. 2005

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Acasta, Archaeobalaninae, Conopea, Hesperibalanus, Membranobalanus, Semibalanus, Solidobalanus, Striatobalanus, Zullobalanus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Canada (1: Quebec collection), United States (5: Alaska)

• Miocene of United States (3: Alaska)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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