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Title: Studies on mating behavior and maximum distance for copulation in the barnacles Balanus glandula Darwin, 1854, Balanus tintinnabulum (Linnaeus, 1758), and Chthamalus dalli Pilsbry, 1916
Student Author(s): Wong, Arlene Yuen-chin
Faculty Advisor(s): Abbott, Donald
Pages: 14
Location: Final Papers Biology 175H
Date: June 1967
Keywords: barnacle
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Abstract: The present study is concerned with describing copulatory activity and the reproductive states of the participants in Balanus glandula, Darwin, 1854 and Balanus tintinnabulum (Linnaeus, 1758), and investigating the maximum reach of the penis and possibility of self-fertilization in B. glandula and Chthamalus dalli Pilsbry, 1919.