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Balanus crenatus Bruguiére, 1789 
AphiaID: 106215

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Crustacea (Subphylum) > Maxillopoda (Class) > Thecostraca (Subclass) > Cirripedia (Infraclass) > Thoracica (Superorder) > Sessilia (Order) > Balanomorpha (Suborder) > Balanoidea (Superfamily) > Balanidae (Family) > Balaninae (Subfamily) > Balanus (Genus)
Status accepted
 Checked by Taxonomic Editor
Rank Species
Parent Balanus Costa, 1778
Sources  basis of record: Southward, A.J. (2001). Cirripedia - non-parasitic Thoracica, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 280-283 (look up in IMIS[details]

additional source: Brunel, P., L. Bosse, and G. Lamarche. 1998. Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p. [details]

additional source: Trott, T.J. 2004. Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist (Special Issue 2): 261 - 324. [details]

additional source: Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

additional source: Vanderperren, J.-P. (1991). Report Natural History Archive 1990 [Verslag Natuurhistorisch Archief 1990]. De Strandvlo 11(3): 65-75 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 67 [details]

additional source: Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

additional source: ITIS database, available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]

Language   Name 
Bokmål (Norwegian) skipsrur  [details]
Danish kølet rur  [details]
Dutch gekartelde zeepok  [details]
Dutch gekerfde zeepok  [details]
English an acorn barnacle  [details]
French balane  [details]
French balane crénelée  [details]
German gekerbte Seepocke  [details]
German Seepocke  [details]
Nynorsk (Norwegian) skipsrur  [details]
Direct child
 Subspecies Balanus crenatus crenatus Bruguière, 1789
Subspecies Balanus crenatus curviscutum Pilsbry, 1916
Subspecies Balanus crenatus delicatus Pilsbry, 1916
Environment marine
Distribution Arctic Ocean [details]
Atlantic [details]
Belgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
British Isles [details]
Canada [details]
Canadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Cobscook Bay [details]
De Haan [details]
European waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Gulf of Maine [details]
Gulf of Mexico [details]
Irish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Koksijde [details]
North Sea [details]
North West Atlantic [details]
Oostduinkerke [details]
Oostende [details]
Pacific Ocean [details]
United Kingdom [details]
United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
USA [details]
Wenduine [details]
Wimereux [details]
Zeebrugge [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland
To GenBank
Marine Life Information Network - UK
To Marine Species Identification Portal
To Biodiversity Heritage Library (177 publications)
Notes  Distribution: Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), Saguenay Fjord, northern Gaspe waters, downstream and upstream part of middle St. Lawrence estuary, southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), Magdalen Islands (from Eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), lower St. Lawrence estuary, Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway), Upper North Shore (between Sept- Iles and Pointe des Monts), middle North Shore (from Sept - Iles to Cape Whittle, including the Mingan Island), lower North Shore, South slope of Anticosti Island; western slope of Newfoundland, including the southern part of the Strait of Belle Isle but excluding the upper 50m in the area southwest of Newfoundland; Cobscook Bay [details]

Distribution: This is a boreal species distributed in the North Pacific and the North Atlantic. It has a similar distribution as B. balanus, a species it is often associated with. [details]

Habitat: intertidal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Habitat: Known from rocky shores. [details]

Taxonomy: Subfamily: Balaninae, according to Trott (2004). [details]
Balanus crenatus Bruguiére, 1789
Balanus crenatus Bruguiére, 1789
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Balanus crenatus
Balanus crenatus
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gekartelde zeepok Balanus crenatus met jonge paardeannemoon
gekartelde zeepok Balanus crenatus met jonge paardeannemoon
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gekartelde zeepok Balanus crenatus
gekartelde zeepok Balanus crenatus
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gekartelde zeepok Balanus crenatus
gekartelde zeepok Balanus crenatus
added on 2009-08-04 - author: Nuyttens, Filip
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106215
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Southward, Alan
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  Citation: WoRMS (2011). Balanus crenatus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106215 on 2011-04-28
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