Balanus (Membranobalanus) amphitrite   Darwin,  1854 (Barnacle)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Maxillopoda
Order:Sessilia
Family:Balanidae

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Maharashtra, Mumbai Coast INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Karande, AA (1967) On cirriped crustaceans (barnacles), an important fouling group in Bombay waters Symposium on Crustacea Part-4 Marine Biological Association of India 4 1245-1253 Available at - NIO RC, Kochi
  • Rao, DVS (2005) Comprehensive review of the records of the biota of the Indian Seas and the introduction of non-indigenous species Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems John Wiley and Sons, Ltd. 15(2) 117-146 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/aqc.659
  • Bhatt, YM and DV, Bal (1960) New records of barnacles from Bombay shores Current Science 11 439-440

Page last updated on:2012-05-22

Back to Search