Stalked barnacle


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Related to Stalked barnacle: Pedunculata, gooseneck barnacle
(Zool.) a goose barnacle, or anatifer; - called also stalk barnacle.

See also: Stalked

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Distribution and size of a stalked barnacle (Octolasmis mulleri) on the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus.
It is noteworthy that, in previous studies, phosphoserine was absent in the adhesive apparatus of a stalked barnacle Lepas anatifera (Jonker et al., 2012, 2015).
ICON The original Hoff SPOOKY A white sea star UNUSUAL A stalked crinoid GRIPPING Stalked barnacles DISCOVERY A new octopus FULL FLOW Large anemone
Elsewhere the ROV spotted numbers of an undescribed predatory sea-star with seven arms crawling across fields of stalked barnacles. It also found an unidentified pale octopus, nearly 2,400 metres down, on the seafloor.
Many sedentary marine organisms such as mussels, tube-worms, and acorn and stalked barnacles attach to surfaces with proteinaceous underwater adhesives (Kamino, 2008; Stewart et al., 2011).
Age of the mangrove crab, Scylla serrata, at colonization by stalked barnacles of the genus Octolasmis.