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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemibalanus balanoides (Linnaeus, 1767) 
AphiaID: 106210

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 editorArchaeobalanidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemibalaninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemibalanus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemibalanus Pilsbry, 1916
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanus balanoides Linnaeus, 1767 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepas balanoides Linnaeus, 1767
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlavvandsrur  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewone zeepok  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornorthern rock barnacle [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarnacleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoracorn Barnacle  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbalane communeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbalane  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeepockeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgemeine Seepocke  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfjærerur  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfjørerur  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemibalanus balanoides calcaratus Pilsbry, 1916
Environment marine
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanada [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUSA [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBIOTIC 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (111 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (345 nucleotides; 152 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution northern Gaspe waters, downstream and upstream part of middle St. Lawrence Estuary, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), Magdalen Islands (from Eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), lower St. Lawrence estuary, Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), upper North Shore (between Sept- Iles and Pointe des Monts), middle North Shore (from Sept - Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Island), lower North Shore, South slope of Anticosti Island, western slope of Newfoundland, including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50m in the area southwest of Newfoundland, and the Southwestern slope of NL; Cobscook Bay [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution This species lives in the intertidal zones of the boreo-arctic regions of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat intertidal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Superfamily: Balanoidea, Family: Archaeobalanidae, Subfamily: Semibalaninae, according to Trott (2004). [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106210
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Southward, Alan
2013-04-05 12:58:31Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Semibalanus balanoides (Linnaeus, 1767). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106210 on 2014-10-20
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