Balanus


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Balanus

[′bal·ə·nəs]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of barnacles composed of sessile acorn barnacles; the type genus of the family Balanidae.
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Shooka Faslebahar, Mozhgan Emtyazjoo, Masood Monavari; The special activity of Catalase enzyme in Balanus as a Heavy metals biomarker
Rittschof, D, Clare, AS, Gerhart, DJ, Mary, SA, Bonaventura, J, "Barnacle In Vitro Assays for Biologically Active Substances: Toxicity and Settlement Inhibition Assays Using Mass Cultured Balanus Amphitrite Darwin.
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The interplay of substrate nature and biofilm formation in regulating Balanus amphitrite Darwin, 1854 larval settlement.
Pseudoaheromonas tunicata, isolated from the surface of a tunicate showed antifouling activity against Balanus amphrite and Ciona intestinails larvae.
Generally, smaller and more dorsoventrally flattened than native UK barnacle species (Semibalanus balanoides, Balanus crenatus), E.
Effects of competition, predation by Thais lapillus, and other factors on natural populations of the barnacle Balanus balanoides.
In Saldanha Bay, competitive suspension feeders (the barnacle Balanus glandula and the mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis, both introduced) were abundant, as were amphipods (Jassa spp.
Mean biomass by site (see text for abbreviations) and 2-way ANOVA results for the oyster Crassostrea ariakensis, barnacle Balanus albicostatus, and benthic macrofauna on the created reef.
Spatial variation in larval concentration as a cause of spatial variation in settlement for the barnacle, Balanus glandula.