Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Maxillopoda > Order: Sessilia > Family: Balanidae > Genus: Megabalanus > Species: Megabalanus azoricus

Azorean barnacle - Megabalanus azoricus Pilsbry, 1916

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Protected by 1 international agreement


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Threat and conservation status

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Natura 2000 sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Azorean barnacle English OSPAR Convention Annex V
balane des Azores French OSPAR Convention Annex V
No synonyms available.

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