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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda (Latreille 1829)
Subphylum: Crustacea (Brünnich 1772)
Class: Cirripedia (Rafinesque 1816)
Superorder: Thoracica (Darwin 1854)
Order: Lepadiformes (Buckeridge and Newman 2006)
Suborder: Lepadomorpha (Gruvel 1905)
Family: Lepadidae (Darwin 1851) / Barnacle

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca (Linnaeus 1758)
Class: Bivalvia (Linnaeus 1758)
Subclass: Autobranchia (Groblen 1894)
Infraclass: Pteriomorphia (Beurlen 1944)
Superorder: Ostreiformii (Fërussac 1822)
Order: Ostreida (Fërussac 1822)
Suborder: Ostreidina (Fërussac 1822)
Superfamily: Ostreoidea (Rafinesque 1815)


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Barnacles and oysters encrusting fossil wood (carbonised).

Collection date

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Collection place

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United Kingdom > England > Dorset
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