an exuvia from a barnacle

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Franz Neidl
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an exuvia from a barnacle

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The barnacles are filter feeding crustaceans. You see in my picture an exuvia from an adult animal (exuviae = remains from the exoskeleton after the animal has moulted).
About barnacles see

Obj. 4x, brightfield, sea plankton



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