Family Pyrgomatidae Gray 1825 (coral barnacle)

Maxillopoda - Sessilia - Pyrgomatidae

Parent taxon: Balanoidea according to J. Aguirre et al. 2014

See also Jones 2007 and McLaughlin et al. 2005

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Cantellius Ceratoconcha Cionophora Hiroa Megatrema Parahoekia Pyrgoma Savignium

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Jamaica (1 collection), United States (2: Florida)

• Pliocene of Spain (1)

• Miocene of Austria (1), Fiji (1), Morocco (2), Portugal (2)

Total: 10 collections including 11 occurrences

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