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Order Sessilia - Sessile Barnacles

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans)
Class Maxillopoda (Maxillopods)
Subclass Thecostraca
Order Sessilia (Sessile Barnacles)
Explanation of Names
Author: Lamarck, 1818