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Family Chelonibiidae Pilsbry 1916 (turtle barnacle)

Crustacea - Sessilia

PaleoDB taxon number: 302314

Alternative spelling: Chelonibiinae

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

Sister taxa: Archaeobalanidae, Balanidae, Chionolasmatidae, Chthamalidae, Coronulidae, Platylepadidae

Subtaxa: Chelonibia

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder