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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChthamalus fragilis Darwin, 1854 
AphiaID: 157793

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 editorChthamaloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChthamalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChthamalinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChthamalus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChthamalus Ranzani, 1817
Sources  basis of record Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Cape Verde
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCape Verde (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (21 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (70 nucleotides; 59 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Barnacle Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Cape Verde (Nation) : There are no reported impacts of C. fragilis from its introduced range. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Cape Verde (Nation) : Natural dispersal
O'Riordan et al. (2010) attributed this occurrence to plate tectonic events, noting fossil and recent faunal similarities of this region with the Western Atlantic. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Virginian south side of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157793
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-24 07:32:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-10-22 10:44:16Z  changed  Chan, Benny K.K.
2013-07-03 10:38:20Z  changed  Boxshall, Geoff
  
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  Citation: Chan, Benny K.K. (2014). Chthamalus fragilis Darwin, 1854. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157793 on 2014-08-21
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