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Calantica Gray 1825 (barnacle)

Cirripedia - Scalpelliformes - Calanticidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 22132

Alternative spelling: Scalpellum (Calantica)

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

Sister taxa: Cretiscalpellum, Crosnieriella, Euscalpellum, Pollicipes, Scillaelepas, Smilium, Zeugmatolepas

Subtaxa: Calantica (Calantica), Calantica villosus

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Type: Pollicipes villosus

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder