Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Balanoidea 

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
Superfamilia: Balanoidea

Familia: Archaeobalanidae
Subfamilia: Acastinae
Genus: Acasta
Species: Acasta alba

Name edit

Acasta alba Barnard, 1924: 83

  • Original status: valid species
  • Symbiont: Commensal in sponges, host not stated
  • Type locality: 33°9'S, 28°3'E, (off East London) 47 fathoms; Natal, South Africa
  • Types: Holotype SAM A 4216; paratypes A 4217, A 4218
  • Distribution: Reported only from type area
  • ZooBank: 5C4D5FFC-376E-4F7F-AF1A-2F0EA9A522BC

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