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Balanus eburneus   Gould, 1841

ivory barnacle
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Maxillopoda | Sessilia | Balanidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. 1963. (Ref. 3719)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 3.0 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 3719)

Environment

Demersal

Climate / Range

Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Circumglobal.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Members of the superorder Thoracica are mostly hermaphroditic. Broadcast spawners, fertilization occurs in the mantle cavity. Life cycle: Eggs hatch into planktonic nauplii and leave the mantle cavity. Afterwards, they undergo six naupliar instars succeded by nonfeeding cypris larva (settling stage) which later metamorphose into adults (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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References
Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown