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Balanus (barnacle)

Cirripedia - Sessilia - Balanidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1778Balanus Da Costa
1904Balanus Martin p. 94
1967Balanus Ross and Newman p. 4
2002Balanus Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Balanus McLaughlin et al. p. 42

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
RankNameAuthor
subphylumCrustaceaBr√ľnnich 1772
classCirripediaRafinesque 1816
superorderThoracica(Darwin 1854)
orderSessiliaLamarck 1818
suborderBalanomorphaPilsbry 1916
superfamilyChionolasmatoideaBuckeridge 1983
familyBalanidaeLeach 1817
genusBalanusDa Costa 1778

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available