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Yet this group of arthropods also includes less-than-appetizing barnacles, woodlice, krill and plankton.
Rinse the mussels, scrape the exteriors of any that have little barnacles on them, and pull or cut off any beards.
The Barnacle is always upside down in its home, and its twelve feathery legs are thrust out of the door at the top.
ON THE SEASHORER. CADWALLADER SMITH
Those which come into contact with sea water will be treated with a barnacle-proof preparation.
THE PANAMA CANALFREDERIC JENNINGS HASKIN
Here are to be found every species known to the Eastern states, except the barnacle brant of the Atlantic.
They resemble the barnacle brant of the Atlantic (Branta barnicla) except in the shape of the head and bill.
And that is the way the old sea-barnacle spent his declining years, dying at the tropic isle on July 16th, 1732.
Huxley describes the barnacle as a crustacean fixed by its head and kicking food into its mouth with its legs.
THE SEA-BEACH AT EBB-TIDEAUGUSTA FOOTE ARNOLD
A barnacle is simply a kind of crab enclosed in a triangular shell, and attached by a fleshy stalk to fixed objects.
This is a fairly abundant goose barnacle, found in holdfasts of kelp and occasionally on driftwood and floating objects.

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