This is not a Mollusc. Other non-Molluscan Phyla (Echinodermata, Brachiopoda etc) have been included to help identify species that may be mistaken for Mollusca, but actually are not.
Notomegabalanus decorus (Darwin, 1854)
|Classification:||Arthropoda (Phylum) > Crustacea (Subphylum) > Hexanauplia (Class) > Thecostraca (Subclass) > Sessilia (Order) > Balanidae (Family) > Notomegabalanus (Genus)|
|Distribution:||Throughout New Zealand and Kermadec Islands, from 0 - 730 metres|
Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.