WoRMS taxon details

Halobates Eschscholtz, 1822

204105  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204105)

accepted
Genus
Subgenus Halobates (Halobates) Eschscholtz, 1822
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) acherontis J. Polhemus, 1982
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) alluaudi Bergroth, 1893
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) browni Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) bryani Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) calyptus Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) darwini Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) dianae Zettel, 2001
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) elephanta Andersen & Foster, 1992
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) esakii Miyamoto, 1967
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) fijiensis Herring, 1958
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) flaviventris Eschscholtz, 1822
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) formidabilis (Distant, 1910)
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) galatea Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) germanus White, 1883
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) hawaiiensis Usinger, 1938
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) hayanus White, 1883
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) herringi J. Polhemus & Cheng, 1982
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) japonicus Esaki, 1924
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) katherinae Herring, 1958
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) kelleni Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) liaoi Zettel, 2005
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) maculatus Schadow, 1922
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) mariannarum Esaki, 1924
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) matsumurai Esaki, 1924
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) melleus Linnavuori, 1971
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) micans Eschscholtz, 1822
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) murphyi J. Polhemus & D. Polhemus, 1991
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) nereis Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) panope Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) peronis Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) poseidon Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) princeps White, 1883
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) proavus White, 1883
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) regalis Carpenter, 1892
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) robustus Barber, 1925
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) salotae Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) sericeus Eschscholtz, 1822
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) sexualis Distant, 1903
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) sobrinus White, 1883
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) splendens Witlaczil, 1886
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) tethys Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) trynae Herring, 1964
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) whiteleggei Skuse, 1891
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) zephyrus Herring, 1961
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) ashmorensis Malapatil, 1988 accepted as Halobates (Halobates) princeps White, 1883 (synonym)
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) australicus Malapatil, 1988 accepted as Halobates (Halobates) calyptus Herring, 1961 (synonym)
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) eschscholtzi Herring, 1961 accepted as Halobates (Halobates) flaviventris Eschscholtz, 1822 (synonym)
  » Species Halobates (Halobates) mangrovensis Schmidt & Mueller, 1973 accepted as Halobates (Halobates) melleus Linnavuori, 1971 (Synonym)
Subgenus Halobates (Hillela)

Species Halobates apicalis Esaki, 1924 accepted as Asclepios apicalis (Esaki, 1924) (basionym)
Species Halobates shiranui Esaki, 1924 accepted as Asclepios shiranui (Esaki, 1924) (basionym)
marine, brackish
Not documented
Distribution Distribution: tropical indo-west pacific (Foster & Treherne, 1986).  
Distribution Distribution: tropical indo-west pacific (Foster & Treherne, 1986). [details]
WoRMS (2018). Halobates Eschscholtz, 1822. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204105 on 2018-06-20
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1998-09-22 10:53:32Z
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2001-03-06 11:16:43Z
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2010-05-17 09:43:32Z
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2010-08-10 07:51:24Z
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2010-08-13 06:51:39Z
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2016-02-06 06:17:26Z
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taxonomy source Herring, J. L. (1959). The genus Halobates (Hemiptera: Gerridae). University of California, Berkeley., available online at http://hbs.bishopmuseum.org/pi/pdf/3(2)-223-305.pdf [details]   

basis of record Foster, W.A. & J.E. Treherne (1986). The ecology and behaviour of a marine insect, Halobates fijiensis (Hemiptera: Gerridae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 86: 391-412. [details]   

additional source Andersen, N.M.; Cheng, L. (2004). The marine insect Halobates (Heteroptera: Gerridae): biology, adaptations, distribution and phylogeny. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Ann. Rev. 42: 119-180. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Cheng, L. (Ed.). (1976). Marine insects. North-Holland Publishing Company: Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 0-444-11213-8. XII, 581 pp., available online at http://repositories.cdlib.org/sio/techreport/48/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
From other sources
Distribution Distribution: tropical indo-west pacific (Foster & Treherne, 1986). [details]
LanguageName 
English sea skaters  [details]
Japanese ウミアメンボ  [details]