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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite (Darwin, 1854) 
AphiaID: 421137

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 editorAmphibalaninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus Pitombo, 2004
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanus amphitrite Darwin, 1854
Sources  original description Darwin, C.R. 1854. A monograph on the sub-Class Cirripedia, with figures of all the species. The Balanidae (or sessile cirripedes); the Verrucidae, etc., etc., etc. 1-684, plates 1-30. The Ray Society, London. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpaarsgestreepte zeepok [from synonym]  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstriped barnacle [from synonym]  [details]
Direct child
taxa

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite abundantatus (Kolosváry, 1948)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite acutus (Withers, 1924)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite amphitrite (Darwin, 1854)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite archi-inexpectatus (Kolosváry, 1948)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite cochinensis (Nilsson-Cantell, 1938)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite helenae (Kolosváry, 1949)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite hungaricus (Kolosváry, 1948)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite karakumiensis (Kolosváry, 1961)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite litoralis (Kolosváry, 1948)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite merklini (Kolosváry, 1962)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite tongaensis (Kolosváry, 1962)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite vladivostokensis (Tarasov & Zevina, 1957)

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite communis (Darwin, 1854) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite amphitrite (Darwin, 1854)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite denticulata (Broch, 1927) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalanus amphitrite amphitrite Darwin, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphibalanus amphitrite amphitrite (Darwin, 1854)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKoksijde [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNieuwpoort [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUkrainian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDunkerque [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKerkennah Islands [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone (non native) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern Bight [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPlymouth [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (149 nucleotides; 47 proteins) 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlien species The striped barnacle Amphibalanus amphitrite is a cosmopolitan barnacle that naturally occurs in almost every tropical and subtropical sea. It is a typical fouling species that can reach different places by attaching itself to ship’s hulls. The first specimen in Belgium was found in 1952 in farmed oysters in the port of Ostend. It took till February 1995 till the striped barnacle was commonly found along the Belgian coast. It was thought that the cold winter temperatures would kill off the species in the Belgian regions, but this did not happen. The barnacle today (2011) is a common inhabitant in the port of Ostend. The species thrives well in areas with a certain degree of physical stress or pollution.  [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:421137
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-10-06 12:38:14Z  created  db_admin
2010-10-22 10:44:16Z  changed  Chan, Benny K.K.
  
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  Citation: Chan, Benny K.K. (2014). Amphibalanus amphitrite (Darwin, 1854). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=421137 on 2014-04-17
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