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Acorn Barnacle

Semibalanus balanoides (Linnaeus 1767)

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Semibalanus balanoides (Acorn barnacle) is a species of Cirripedia in the family Archaeobalanidae. It is a filter feeder.

  • URI: http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q1252491
  • Definition: a sub-group of suspension feeding animals that feed by straining suspended matter and food particles from water, typically by passing the water over a specialized filtering structure
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EOL has data for 29 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Acorn barnacle