Taiwan Barnacles

Nesochthamalus Foster & Newman, 1987

Common Names

癒合小藤壺屬 (Chinese)

Languages: English


Diagnostic Description

Shell with 6 plates, scutum and tergum fused, cirri II and III with multicuspidae-type setae.

Author(s): Chan, KK; Prabowo, Romanus; Lee, Kwen-Shen Creative Commons: by-nc


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