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Notomegabalanus decorus

Maxillopoda -

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

It was recombined as Notomegabalanus decorus by Lauriat-Rage et al. (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Balanus decorus Darwin
2002Notomegabalanus decorus Lauriat-Rage et al. p. 281

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
RankNameAuthor
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
subphylumCrustaceaBrĂ¼nnich 1772
classMaxillopodaDahl 1956
subclassCirripedia(Rafinesque 1816)
genusNotomegabalanusNewman 1979
speciesdecorus(Darwin 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