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Cheng, L. (Ed.). (1976). Marine insects. North-Holland Publishing Company: Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 0-444-11213-8. XII, 581 pp.
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Cheng, L. (Ed.)
1976
Marine insects
North-Holland Publishing Company: Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 0-444-11213-8. XII, 581 pp.
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Actaletes Giard, 1889 (additional source)
Actaletes calcarius Bellinger, 1962 (basis of record)
Actaletes neptuni Giard, 1889 (additional source)
Acticola Cameron, 1944 (basis of record)
Acticola falklandica Cameron, 1944 (basis of record)
Actocharis Sharp, 1870 (basis of record)
Actocharis marina Fauvel, 1871 accepted as Actocharis readingii Sharp, 1870 (basis of record)
Aedes Meigen, 1818 (additional source)
Aedes (Halaedes) australis (Erichson, 1842) accepted as Halaedes australis (Erichson, 1842) (basis of record)
Aedes (Lorrainea) dasyorrhus King & Hoogstraal, 1946 accepted as Lorrainea dasyorrhus (King & Hoogstraal, 1946) (basis of record)
Aedes (Ochlerotatus) caspius (Pallas, 1771) accepted as Ochlerotatus caspius (Pallas, 1771) (additional source)
Aedes (Ochlerotatus) detritus (Haliday, 1833) accepted as Ochlerotatus detritus (Haliday, 1833) (additional source)
Aedes (Ochlerotatus) mariae (Sergent & Sergent, 1903) accepted as Acartomyia mariae (Sergent & Sergent, 1903) (basis of record)
Aedes (Ochlerotatus) phoeniciae Coluzzi & Sabatini, 1968 accepted as Acartomyia phoeniciae (Coluzzi & Sabatini, 1968) (basis of record)
Aedes (Ochlerotatus) sollicitans (Walker, 1856) accepted as Ochlerotatus sollicitans (Walker, 1856) (basis of record)
Aedes (Ochlerotatus) taeniorhynchus (Wiedemann, 1821) accepted as Ochlerotatus taeniorhynchus (Wiedemann, 1821) (basis of record)
Aedes (Ochlerotatus) zammitii Theobald, 1903 accepted as Acartomyia zammitii (Theobald, 1903) (basis of record)
Aegialites Mannerheim, 1853 (basis of record)
Aegialites californicus Motschulsky, 1845 (basis of record)
Aegialites fuchsi Horn, 1893 (basis of record)
Aegialites stejnegeri Linell, 1898 (basis of record)
Aegialites subopacus (Van Dyke, 1918) (basis of record)
Aepophilinae Puton, 1879 (basis of record)
Aepophilus Signoret, 1879 (additional source)
Aepophilus bonnairei Signoret, 1879 (additional source)
Aepopsis robinii (Laboulbene, 1849) (additional source)
Agraptocorixa Kirkaldy, 1898 (basis of record)
Agraptocorixa eurynome (Kirkaldy, 1897) (basis of record)
Agraptocorixa hirtifrons (Hale, 1922) (basis of record)
Aleochara Gravenhorst, 1802 (additional source)
Aleochara (Coprochara) sulcicollis Mannerheim, 1843 (basis of record)
Amblopusa Casey, 1894 (basis of record)
Amblopusa brevipes Casey, 1894 (basis of record)
Anopheles Meigen, 1818 (additional source)
Anopheles amictus Edwards, 1921 (basis of record)
Anopheles amictus hilli Woodhill & Lee, 1944 (basis of record)
Anopheles atropos Dyar & Knab, 1906 (basis of record)
Anopheles bradleyi King, 1939 (basis of record)
Anopheles farauti Laveran, 1902 (basis of record)
Anopheles gambiae var. melas (Theobald, 1903) (basis of record)
Anopheles melas Theobald, 1903 (basis of record)
Anopheles merus Dönitz, 1902 (basis of record)
Antarcticodomus Brookes, 1951 (basis of record)
Antarcticodomus fallai Brooks, 1951 (basis of record)
Antarctophthirus Enderlein, 1906 (additional source)
Antarctophthirus callorhini (Osborn, 1899) (additional source)
Antarctophthirus lobodontis Enderlein, 1909 (additional source)
Antarctophthirus mawsoni Harrison, 1937 (additional source)
Antarctophthirus microchir (Trouessart & Neumann, 1888) (additional source)
Antarctophthirus ogmorhini Enderlein, 1906 (additional source)
Antarctophthirus trichechi (Bohemann, 1865) (additional source)
Anurida Laboulbène, 1865 (additional source)
Anurida bisetosa Bagnall, 1949 accepted as Anurida maritima (Guérin-Méneville, 1836) (basis of record)
Anurida denisi (Bagnall, 1939) (additional source)
Anurida maritima (Guérin-Méneville, 1836) (additional source)
Anurida thalassophila (Bagnall, 1939) (basis of record)
Anuridella Willem, 1906 (additional source)
Anuridella calcarata (Denis, 1925) (additional source)
Anuridella marina Willem, 1906 (additional source)
Anyphaenidae (basis of record)
Aphis Linnaeus, 1758 (basis of record)
Aphis tripolii Liang, 1920 (basis of record)
Aphrosylus Haliday, 1851 (additional source)
Aphrosylus celtiber Haliday, 1855 (additional source)
Aphrosylus praedator Wheeler, 1897 (basis of record)
Archisotoma Linnaniemi, 1912 (additional source)
Archisotoma besselsi (Packard, 1877) (additional source)
Archisotoma interstitialis Delamare, 1953 (basis of record)
Archisotoma nigricans Bagnall, 1939 (additional source)
Archisotoma pulchella (Moniez, 1890) (basis of record)
Arctocorisa Wallengren, 1894 (additional source)
Arpediomimus Cameron, 1917 accepted as Crymus Fauvel, 1904 (basis of record)
Asclepios Distant, 1915 (additional source)
Asclepios annandalei Distant, 1915 (additional source)
Asmeringa Becker, 1903 (basis of record)
Asmeringa lindsleyi Sturtevant & Wheeler, 1954 accepted as Tronamyia lindsleyi (Sturtevant & Wheeler, 1954) (basis of record)
Atissa Haliday, 1837 (basis of record)
Atissa litoralis (Cole, 1912) (basis of record)
Atissa pygmaea (Haliday, 1833) (basis of record)
Austrogoniodes Harrison, 1915 (additional source)
Austrogoniodes waterstoni (Cummings, 1914) (additional source)
Axelsonia Börner, 1906 (additional source)
Axelsonia littoralis (Moniez, 1890) (additional source)
Axelsonia tubifera Strenzke, 1958 (basis of record)
Baeostethus Broun, 1909 (basis of record)
Baeostethus chiltoni Broun, 1909 (basis of record)
Belgica Jacobs, 1900 (basis of record)
Belgica antarctica Jacobs, 1900 (basis of record)
Bembidion (Cillenus) laterale (Samouelle, 1819) (additional source)
Bidessus Sharp, 1882 (basis of record)
Bidessus megacephalus Gschwendtner, 1931 (basis of record)
Bledius Leach, 1819 (additional source)
Bledius fenyesi Bernhauer & Schubert, 1911 (basis of record)
Bledius monstratus Casey, 1889 (basis of record)
Bledius spectabilis Kraatz, 1857 (additional source)
Brachydeutera Loew, 1860 (basis of record)
Brachydeutera argentata (Walker, 1852) (basis of record)
Brachydeutera hebes (Cresson, 1926) (basis of record)
Bryobiota Casey, 1894 (basis of record)
Bryobiota bicolor (Casey, 1885) (basis of record)
English funnel-web spiders for Agelenidae Koch, 1837
English jumping spiders for Salticidae
English shore flies & brine flies for Ephydridae Zetterstedt, 1837
English toad bugs for Gelastocoridae
English trap-door spiders for Barychelidae
 Additional information

A parasite of the mollusc Amphineura in New Zealand. [details]

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Euryhaline shore bug. [details]

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Euryhaline shore bug. [details]

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Euryhaline shore bug. [details]

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Internal parasite collected from sea urchins in the Western Pacific. [details]

 Additional information

Under kelp on ocean beaches in Europe and the Mediterranean. [details]

 Diet

Predator. Known to feed on leodicids and polychaete annelids. [details]

 Diet

Their food consist mainly of littoral isopods. [details]

 Dispersal

Deutonymphs and rarely the adults of this species are phoretic on amphipods of the genus Orchestoidea which they ... [details]

 Distribution

Euryhaline Holarctic species. [details]

 Distribution

Found around saline habitats along the sea and inland in Europe. [details]

 Habitat

Aedes dasyorrhus is one of very few species whose larval habitat is essentially confined to brackish water tree ... [details]

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Culicoides arubae is a facultative crabhole breeder, having been collected in large numbers from saltwater pools ... [details]

 Habitat

D. cancer breeds in Florida in the holes of the land crab Cardisoma crassum[details]

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Nerthra manni is a typically freshwater species, but is occasionally found with N. spangleri on mud flats around ... [details]

 Habitat

Algivorous species restricted to littoral or estuarine situations known from England. [details]

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Algivorous species restricted to littoral or estuarine situations known from England. [details]

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Along Scottish and Irish coasts. [details]

 Habitat

Along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the United States and in the Bahamas, Culicoides melleus larvae are found in ... [details]

 Habitat

Although this is a typically freshwater species, is has a limited ability to enter and survive in saline environments. [details]

 Habitat

Although this is a typical freshwater species, it has a limited ability to enter and survive in saline environments. [details]

 Habitat

Among amphipods under stones from the Mediterranen. [details]

 Habitat

Aquatic stage of this mosquito species occurs in coastal rockpools often above the level of high tides, where the ... [details]

 Habitat

Aquatic stage of this mosquito species occurs in coastal rockpools often above the level of high tides, where the ... [details]

 Habitat

Around saltwater pools. [details]

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Breeds both in the intertidal area and far inland. [details]

 Habitat

Breeds in damp, sandy depressions, very often behind the storm crest of the beach. It will also invade man-made ... [details]

 Habitat

Breeds in temporary pools found in natural depressions in both saltmarshes and mangrove swamps. [details]

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Breeds in temporary pools found in natural depresssions in both saltmarshes and mangrove swamps. [details]

 Habitat

Collected among gravel near flood tide level on the seashore in Japan. [details]

 Habitat

Collected at the edges of rock crevices in the Pelvetia and Spiralis/Fucus zones and in rock pools containing ... [details]

 Habitat

Collected from crevices in the intertidal zone in Wales where it feeds on collembola. [details]

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Collected from intertidal crevices in Wales. [details]

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Collected from intertidal sands on the Indian coast. [details]

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Collected from islands in the Gulf of California under stones along rocky or sandy beaches in dome - or ... [details]

 Habitat

Collected from islands in the Gulf of California under stones along rocky or sandy beaches in dome - or ... [details]

 Habitat

Collected from shingle beaches in Ireland in moist decaying seaweed slightly above the high tide mark. [details]

 Habitat

Collected from the coast of North Carolina above the normal high tide line among driftwood. [details]

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Collected from tidal drift in the British Isles where it was seen to feed voraciously on small oligochete worms. [details]

 Habitat

Collected from under stones along a rocky beach in Sonora but it doesn't appear to be confined to this habitat. [details]

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Collected in littoral waters surrounding Bimini, West Indies. [details]

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Collected in Malaya from under rocks which were submerged twice a day under as much as 1.5-2m of water. [details]

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Collected in Singapore and an adjacent island, Palau renggis from under stones below the tide level. [details]

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Collected nearly at the limit of high water at 25 cm depth in the humid sand on Sarso Island in the Red Sea, ... [details]

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Collected on the beach of Teneriffe. [details]

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Collected under stones flooded at high tide in Japan. [details]

 Habitat

Common in decaying seaweed at the Pacific coast of North America.  [details]

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Common in decaying seaweed at the Pacific coast of North America. [details]

 Habitat

Common salt marsh horse fly of greenhead of North America. [details]

 Habitat

Common salt marsh horse fly of greenhead of North America. [details]

 Habitat

Confined to highly saline seashore ponds. [details]

 Habitat

Confined to highly saline seashore ponds. [details]

 Habitat

Cosmopolitan, in wrack and salt marshes. [details]

 Habitat

Crabhole breeder from Brazil. [details]

 Habitat

Crabhole breeder on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. [details]

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Described from Hawaii from muddy sand about high water mark. [details]

 Habitat

Described from Malayan mangrove swamps which were covered daily at high tide. The spider lives in a burrow closed ... [details]

 Habitat

Euryhaline species, found both in saltmarshes and freshwater habitats. [details]

 Habitat

Euryhaline species, occasionally found in the marine habitat. [details]

 Habitat

Euryhaline species, commonly found both in saltmarshes and freshwater habitats. [details]

 Habitat

First collected on the beach at Icarahy, Brazil. Also reported in orifices of submerged rocks which were exposed ... [details]

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 for 

Found abundantly in sand bars separating a lagoon from the ocean. [details]

 Habitat

Found around slightly saline brakish waters. [details]

 Habitat

Found at Muizenberg near Cape Town, South AFrica i nthe crevices among calcareous masses built by marine annelids. [details]

 Habitat

Found in Mytilus beds along the Oregon Coast. [details]

 Habitat

Found in a variety of intertidal habitats on the northwest Adriatic coast. [details]

 Habitat

Found in abundance under wrack on pebble beaches on the coast of Sonora and the Gulf coast of Baja California Norte. [details]

 Habitat

Found in algae on rocks very close to the splash zone and also in inland areas far from the sea. [details]

 Habitat

Found in australia associated with sandy, coastal regions. It hides under seaweed and feeds chiefly on dead barnacles. [details]

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 for 

Found in haystack refuse, decaying seaweed, ... [details]

 Habitat

Found in holes 2-3 cm in diameter made by the fiddler crab Uca subcylindrica[details]

 Habitat

Found in minute cracks on rocks in the intertidal region in Europe. [details]

 Habitat

Found in saltmarshes dominated by the sea grass Spartina alterniflora[details]

 Habitat

Found in the littoral zone of the Mediterranean Sea. [details]

 Habitat

Found in the lower intertidal. [details]

 Habitat

Found in the lower intertidal. [details]

 Habitat

Found in the wrack of the Gulf of California shores. [details]

 Habitat

Found occurring between tide marks. [details]

 Habitat
 for 

Found on a marine saltmarsh. [details]

 Habitat

Found on a sea snake (Platurus sp.) in the Malaysian Seas. [details]

 Habitat

Found on beaches from New York to Massachusetts. [details]

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Found on islands in the Gulf of California under rocks regularly inundated by the sea. [details]

 Habitat

Found on the Atlantic coasts of New York and France on rocks in the intertidal zone, although it is usually ... [details]

 Habitat

Found on the beaches of Singapore and reported from a rocky bank which was submerged at high tide. Found retreated ... [details]

 Habitat

Found on the beaches of the Mediterranean Sea and under rocks and wrack constantly submerged by the sea. [details]

 Habitat

Found on the coast of North Carolina and Florida along the drift line, just above the normal high tide line but may ... [details]

 Habitat

Found on the undersurface of stones between high and low water mark, being submerged at high tide. It was found to ... [details]

 Habitat

Found on tidal estuaries of England and Europe. [details]

 Habitat

Found under rocks deeply embedded in the sand well below the high water mark. [details]

 Habitat

Found under seaweed, etc. on the beach. This species is from Europe. [details]

 Habitat

From a beach at Cerralvo Island. [details]

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From bare intertidal mud. [details]

 Habitat

From littoral zones of the Western Mediterranean. [details]

 Habitat

From Naples, Itlay as genuine halophile. [details]

 Habitat

From salt water crabs of the genus Coenobita[details]

 Habitat

From salt water crabs of the genus Coenobita[details]

 Habitat

From sandy beaches of the Gulf shores of Baja California.  [details]

 Habitat

From South Australian littoral zones. [details]

 Habitat

From the British Isles is a common inhabitat of decaying wrack. [details]

 Habitat

From the British Isles. Restricted to the lower intertidal zone, below the Fucus spiralis zone, where it was ... [details]