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Superfamily Chionolasmatoidea Buckeridge 1983 (barnacle)

Crustacea - Sessilia

PaleoDB taxon number: 302304

Alternative spelling: Chionelasmatoidea

Parent taxon: Balanomorpha according to D. S. Jones 2007

Sister taxa: Chthamaloidea, Coronuloidea, Pachylasmatoidea, Tetraclitidae, Tetraclitoidea

Subtaxa: Archaeobalanidae, Balanidae, Chelonibiidae, Chionolasmatidae, Chthamalidae, Coronulidae, Platylepadidae

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder