Story: Crabs, crayfish and other crustaceans

Stalked barnacle (3rd of 3)

Stalked barnacle

These barnacles (Calantica spinosa) at Kaikōura attach themselves to tidal rocks with their tough, wrinkled stalk.

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Photograph by Peter E. Smith

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Niel Bruce and Alison MacDiarmid, 'Crabs, crayfish and other crustaceans - Barnacles and copepods', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/8248/stalked-barnacle (accessed 6 July 2020)

Story by Niel Bruce and Alison MacDiarmid, published 12 Jun 2006