Cylindrolepas darwiniana

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Taxonavigation: Coronuloidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Superclassis: Multicrustacea
Classis: Thecostraca
Subclassis: Cirripedia
Superordo: Thoracica
Ordo: Sessilia
Subordo: Balanomorpha
Infraordo: Neobalanoformes
Superfamilia: Coronuloidea

Familia: Platylepadidae
Subfamilia: Cylindrolepadinae
Genus: Cylindrolepas
Species: Cylindrolepas darwiniana


  • Cylindrolepas darwiniana Pilsbry, 1916: 288
    • Symbiont: Commensal epibiont on marine turtles (Caretta caretta or Chelonia mydas type host)
    • Type locality: embedded in turtle skin, locality unknown, probably Caribbean
    • Typus: holotype ANSP 2057, apparently lost
    • Distribution: Western Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea; reports from other ocean basins are misidentifications
    • ZooBank: 27DD1031-51CF-4535-9370-074748C6154B


Primary references[edit]

  • Pilsbry, H.A. 1916: The sessile barnacles (Cirripedia) contained in the collections of the US National Museum; including a monograph of the American species. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, (93) DOI: 10.5962/bhl.title.1144 Reference page.  [See p. 288, original description]

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