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Pollicipes mitella

Pollicipes mitella Stock Photo

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The Natural History Museum / Alamy Stock Photo

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3118 x 3727 px | 26.4 x 31.6 cm | 10.4 x 12.4 inches | 300dpi

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This image could have imperfections as it’s either historical or reportage.

These barnacles were collected by Hugh Cuming who is mostly known for collecting shells. He gave Darwin his barnacle collection to study. /nBarnacles such as Pollicipes were fascinating to Darwin, especially their reproductive biology. As a self-taught zoologist, he spent eight years of his life dedicated to working on the taxonomy of barnacles.

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