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Balanidae  Leach, 1817
Taxonomic Serial No.: 89599

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMaxillopoda Dahl, 1956  
                      SubclassThecostraca Gruvel, 1905  
                         InfraclassCirripedia Burmeister, 1834 – barnacles, bernacles  
                            SuperorderThoracica Darwin, 1854 – barnacles  
                               OrderSessilia Lamarck, 1818 – sessile barnacles  
                                  SuborderBalanomorpha Pilsbry, 1916 – acorn barnacles  
                                     SuperfamilyBalanoidea Leach, 1817  
                                        FamilyBalanidae Leach, 1817  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Balanus Da Costa, 1778  
                                           Genus Elminius Leach, 1825  
                                           Genus Fistulobalanus Zullo, 1984  
                                           Genus Megabalanus Hoek, 1913  
                                           Genus Menesiniella Newman, 1982  
                                           Genus Paraconcavus Zullo, 1992  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 31, pre-press (version 18-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: McLaughlin et al. 2005. Common and Scientific Names of Aquatic Invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Crustaceans. American Fisheries Society Special Publication 31   
  Reference for: Balanidae   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Balanidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Martin, Joel W., and George E. Davis  
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: An Updated Classification of the Recent Crustacea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, Science Series 39   
  Page(s): 124   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-891276-27-1   
  Reference for: Balanidae   

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