NARMS taxon details

Balanidae Leach, 1817

106057  (

Subfamily Acastinae Kolbasov, 1993
  » Genus Acasta Leach, 1817
    » Species Acasta cyathus Darwin, 1854
    » Species Acasta spongites (Poli, 1791)
Subfamily Amphibalaninae Pitombo, 2004
Subfamily Archaeobalaninae Newman & Ross, 1976
  » Genus Chirona Gray, 1835
  » Genus Conopea Say, 1822
    » Species Conopea calceola (Ellis, 1758)
  » Genus Solidobalanus Hoek, 1913
  » Genus Striatobalanus Hoek, 1913
  » Genus Hesperibalanus Pilsbry, 1916 accepted as Solidobalanus Hoek, 1913 (No morphological differences between Solidobalanus and Hesperibalanus (see note below)
Subfamily Balaninae Leach, 1817
  » Genus Balanus Costa, 1778
    » Species Balanus balanus (Linnaeus, 1758)
    » Species Balanus crenatus Bruguière, 1789
    » Species Balanus spongicola Brown, 1844
    » Species Balanus trigonus Darwin, 1854
    » Species Balanus amphitrite Darwin, 1854 accepted as Amphibalanus amphitrite (Darwin, 1854)
      » Subspecies Balanus amphitrite amphitrite Darwin, 1854 accepted as Amphibalanus amphitrite amphitrite (Darwin, 1854) (generic reassignment)
    » Species Balanus balanoides (Linnaeus, 1767) accepted as Semibalanus balanoides (Linnaeus, 1767) (Synonym)
    » Species Balanus calceolus accepted as Conopea calceola (Ellis, 1758) (Synonym)
    » Species Balanus eburneus Gould, 1841 accepted as Amphibalanus eburneus (Gould, 1841) (generic reassignment by Pitombo, 2004)
    » Species Balanus hameri (Ascanius) accepted as Chirona hameri (Ascanius, 1767) (Synonym)
    » Species Balanus improvisus Darwin, 1854 accepted as Amphibalanus improvisus (Darwin, 1854)
    » Species Balanus perforatus Bruguière, 1789 accepted as Perforatus perforatus (Bruguière, 1789) (basionym)
    » Species Balanus porcatus accepted as Balanus balanus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym)
    » Species Balanus reticulatus Utinomi, 1967 accepted as Amphibalanus reticulatus (Utinomi, 1967)
    » Species Balanus tintinnabulum (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Megabalanus tintinnabulum (Linnaeus, 1758) (Synonym)
Subfamily Concavinae Zullo, 1992
Subfamily Megabalaninae Leach, 1817
Subfamily Semibalaninae Newman & Ross, 1976
marine, brackish
Not documented
ERMS (2022). Balanidae Leach, 1817. Accessed at: on 2022-08-11
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2022). European Register of Marine Species. Balanidae Leach, 1817. Accessed at: on 2022-08-11
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2005-03-30 08:09:10Z
2010-10-22 06:14:53Z
2017-11-07 05:50:04Z

taxonomy source Chan, B. K. K.; Dreyer, N.; Gale, A. S.; Glenner, H.; Ewers-Saucedo, C.; Pérez-Losada, M.; Kolbasov, G. A.; Crandall, K. A.; Høeg, J. T. (2021). The evolutionary diversity of barnacles, with an updated classification of fossil and living forms. <em>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> , available online at [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Southward, A.J. (2001). Cirripedia - non-parasitic Thoracica, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 280-283 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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