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

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