Lepadidae

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Lepadidae
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Lepas anserifera
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Maxillopoda
Infraclass: Cirripedia
Order: Pedunculata
Family: Lepadidae
Darwin, 1852
Genera

Lepadidae is a family of goose barnacles, erected by Charles Darwin in 1852.[1] It contains the three genera Lepas, Conchoderma and Dosima.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lepadidae Darwin, 1852". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved October 15, 2010. 
  2. ^ WoRMS (2011). "Lepadidae". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved June 12, 2011.