Gallery description : kinds of whales pictures

Barnacle which methodical name is cirripedia is 1cm - 7cm (0.4in - 2.7in). Barnacle inhabits shallow marine environments. It has a shell skin type. The preferred food type is omnivore. The life span is 8 - 20 years.

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Facts about barnacles
NameBarnacle
Life Span8 - 20 years
KingdomAnimalia
Main PreyPlankton, algae
DietOmnivore
ColourBlack, white, yellow, cream
Skin TypeShell
Optimum pH Level4.0-6.5
OrderMaxillopoda
ClassCrustacea
Size (L)1cm - 7cm (0.4in - 2.7in)
FamilyThecostraca
Water TypeBrackish, salt
Conservation StatusLeast concern
GenusCirripedia
Average Clutch Size1,000
HabitatShallow marine environments
Common NameBarnacle
PredatorsFish, crabs, humans
PhylumArthropoda
Distinctive FeaturesLatch on to hard surfaces and shell made up from plates
Scientific NameCirripedia
OriginWorldwide
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Description Kinds of whales pictures. Discovering Mammals: Comparison
Width 1245 pixels
Heigh 1043 pixels
File type JPG
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