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Occurrence of Amphibalanus amphitrite (Darwin, 1854) (Cirripedia, Balanidae) on Crocodylus acutus (Reptilia, Crocodylia) in Colima, Mexico

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Affiliations: 1: 1Laboratorio de Análisis Espaciales, Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, 04510 Distrito Federal, Mexico; 2: 2Centro de Universitario de Investigaciones Oceanológicas, Universidad de Colima, Carretera Manzanillo-Barra de Navidad km 20, Col. El Naranjo, C.P. 28860, Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico; 3: 3Facultad de Ciencias Marinas, Universidad de Colima, Carretera Manzanillo-Barra de Navidad km 20, Col. El Naranjo, C.P. 28860, Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico; 4: 4Centro de Estudios Tecnológicos del Mar No. 12, Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico


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