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Barnacles

Balanus glandula

Habitat:

On rocks at the edge of a bay at low tide.

1 Species ID Suggestions

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Balanus glandula Balanus glandula


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5 Comments

EmilyMarino
EmilyMarino 7 years ago

Thanks again SFShep and Ali! I will look into this!

Steven Sheppard
Steven Sheppard 7 years ago

This is a wikipedia article about the probable family, acorn barnacle: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acorn_barna...

The species is probably Balanus glandula

EmilyMarino
EmilyMarino 7 years ago

Thank you SFShep! Are there different kinds/species of barnacles? I assume so...

Steven Sheppard
Steven Sheppard 7 years ago

Yes, definitely barnacles.

EmilyMarino
Spotted by
EmilyMarino

Washington, USA

Spotted on Apr 12, 2013
Submitted on Apr 17, 2013

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