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Class Cirripedia Rafinesque 1816 (barnacle)

Cirripedia

Alternative spelling: Cirrhipedia

Parent taxon: Crustacea according to W. Kiessling 2003

Sister taxa: Apudites, Bradoriamorphes, Branchiopoda, Canadaspidida, Cephalocarida, Cladocera, Copepoda, Malacostraca, Maxillopoda, Nuculina, Oelandocaris, Ostracoda, Protocaridida, Remipedia, Waptiida

Subtaxa: Acasta, Acrothoracica, Actinobalanus, Aporolepas, Archaeolepas, Arcoscalpellum, Armatobalanus, Arossia, Austrobalanus, Austromegabalanus, Bassettina, Bathylasma, Blastolepas, Brachylepas, Calantica, Ceratoconcha, Chamaesipho, Chelonibia, Chesaconcavus, Chionelasmus, Chirona, Chitobalanus, Chthamalus, Concavus, Corobalanus, Cretiscalpellum, Cryptolepas, Cyprilepas, Dosima, Elminius, Emersonius, Endosacculus, Eoceratoconcha, Eolasma, Eolepas, Eoverruca, Epopella, Euscalpellum, Fistulobalanus, Fosterella, Graviscalpellum, Hesperibalans, Hexelasma, Ilba, Illilepas, Kathpalmeria, Lepas, Lophobalanus, Loriculina, Megabalanus, Mesolasma, Mesoscalpellum, Neolepas, Neoscalpellum, Notobalanus, Oxynaspis, Pachydiadema, Pachylasma, Palaeobalanus, Paraconcavus, Platylepas, Poecilasma, Pollicipes, Proverruca, Pycnolepas, Pyrgoma, Rhizocephala, Scalpellum, Schreteriella, Scillaelepas, Semibalanus, Smilium, Solidobalanus, Stramentum, Tamiosoma, Tasmanobalanus, Tessarelasma, Tesseroplax, Tesseropora, Tetraclita, Tetrinis, Thoracica, Titanolepas, Trilasmis, Trypetesa, Ulophysema, Verruca, Virgiscalpellum, Waikalasma, Waiparaconus, Zeascalpellum, Zeugmatolepas

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder