A new species of hydrothermal vent stalked barnacle Vulcanolepas (Scalpelliforms: Eolepadidae) from the North Fiji Basin, Southwestern Pacific Ocean.

@article{Chan2019ANS,
  title={A new species of hydrothermal vent stalked barnacle Vulcanolepas (Scalpelliforms: Eolepadidae) from the North Fiji Basin, Southwestern Pacific Ocean.},
  author={B. Chan and Se-Jong Ju and Se-Joo Kim},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2019},
  volume={4563 1},
  pages={
          zootaxa.4563.1.7
        }
}
A new species of eolepadid stalked barnacle, Vulcanolepas fijiensis sp. nov., was collected from a hydrothermal vent in the North Fiji Basin, Southwestern Pacific Ocean, at a depth of 1988 m. Based on morphological characteristics, this new species was distinguished from its relatives, V. osheai Buckeridge, 2000, V. parensis Southward, 2005, V. scotiaensis Buckeridge, Linse Jackson, 2013, and V. buckeridgei Chan Chang, 2018. Based on morphological characteristics, Vulcanolepas species are… Expand
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