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Gooseneck barnacles

Pollicipes polymerus


These barnacles have a stalk, or "neck", that gives them their name. I also think that they look like goose heads!


These barnacles appear in great numbers on the rocky shores of BC, growing in large barnacle beds.

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British Columbia, Canada

Spotted on Jul 15, 2015
Submitted on Aug 6, 2015

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