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Balanus improvisus

Maxillopoda - Sessilia - Balanidae

Taxonomy
Balanus improvisus was named by Darwin (1854). It is extant.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Balanus improvisus Darwin
1967Balanus improvisus Ross and Newman p. 18
2005Balanus improvisus McLaughlin et al. p. 42

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
RankNameAuthor
classMaxillopodaDahl 1956
subclassCirripedia(Rafinesque 1816)
superorderThoracica(Darwin 1854)
orderSessiliaLamarck 1818
suborderBalanomorphaPilsbry 1916
superfamilyChionolasmatoideaBuckeridge 1983
familyBalanidaeLeach 1817
genusBalanusDa Costa 1778
speciesimprovisusDarwin 1854

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