subclass Cirripedia


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Related to subclass Cirripedia: Sessile Barnacles
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Noun1.subclass Cirripedia - barnacles
class Crustacea, Crustacea - class of mandibulate arthropods including: lobsters; crabs; shrimps; woodlice; barnacles; decapods; water fleas
barnacle, cirriped, cirripede - marine crustaceans with feathery food-catching appendages; free-swimming as larvae; as adults form a hard shell and live attached to submerged surfaces
Balanidae, family Balanidae - stalkless barnacles
family Lepadidae, Lepadidae - goose barnacles
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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An annotated check-list of Hawaiian barnacles (Class Crustacea; Subclass Cirripedia) with notes on their nomenclature, habitats and Hawaiian localities.
In Maxillopoda, myofibrils are seen in the barnacle Balanus nubilus (subclass Cirripedia) (Hoyle et al., 1973) and in the copepod Macrocyclops albidus (subclass Copepoda) (Fahrenbach, 1963).