Photo 5963, (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)

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What

Rabbit-ear Barnacle Conchoderma auritum

Observer

kueda

Date

October 11, 2009 01:10 PM PDT

Description

This a close-up of the chin of a humpback whale. Conchoderma auritum are the elongate creatures that don't look like barnacles (but are). They actually grow on the other barnacle, Coronula diadema.

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