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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus Hoek, 1913 
AphiaID: 106123

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaxillopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThecostraca (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirripedia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThoracica (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSessilia (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanomorpha (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalaninae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalaninae
Sources  basis of record Southward, A.J. (2001). Cirripedia - non-parasitic Thoracica, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 280-283 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus ajax (Darwin, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus antillensis (Pilsbry, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus azoricus (Pilsbry, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus californicus (Pilsbry, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus clippertonensis Zullo, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus coccopoma (Darwin, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus concinnus (Darwin, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus costatus (Hoek, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus crispatus (Schröter) Darwin, 1854
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus dolfusii (de Alessandri, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus dorbignii (chenu, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus galapaganus (Pilsbry, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus giganteum (Kolosváry, 1949)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus honti (Kolosváry, 1950)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus hungaricus (Kolosváry, 1941)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus javanicus (Whithers, 1923)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus leganyii (Kolosváry, 1950)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus linzei (Foster, 1978)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus multiseptatus (Ross, 1964)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus occator (Darwin, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus peninsularis (Pilsbry, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus plicatus (Hoek, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus rosa (Choi, Anderson & Kim, 1992)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus seguenzai (de Alessandri, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus spinosus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus stultus (Darwin, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus tanagrae (Pilsbry, 1928)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus tintinnabulum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus transsylvanicus (Kolosváry, 1950)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus transversostriatus (Beurlen, 1958)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus tulipiformis (Ellis, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus validus Darwin, 1854
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus venezuelensis (Weisbord, 1966)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus vesiculosus (Darwin, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus vinaceus (Darwin, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus volcano (Pilsbry, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus xishaensis (Ren & Liu, 1978)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus zebra Russell et al., 2003

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegabalanus decorus (Darwin, 1854) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotomegabalanus decorus (Darwin, 1854)
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106123
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Southward, Alan
2005-03-30 08:09:10Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-10-22 06:14:53Z  checked  Chan, Benny K.K.
  
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  Citation: Chan, Benny K.K. (2014). Megabalanus Hoek, 1913. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106123 on 2014-09-23
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