WoRMS taxon details

Culicoides melleus (Coquillett, 1901)

494567  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:494567)

accepted
Species
marine, terrestrial
WoRMS (2018). Culicoides melleus (Coquillett, 1901). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=494567 on 2018-05-22
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2010-08-12 06:35:36Z
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2010-08-23 06:34:28Z
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basis of record 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]   
From editor or global species database
Habitat Along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the United States and in the Bahamas, Culicoides melleus larvae are found in the intertidal zone on sheltered beaches. They are confined to sand in the intertidal zone. [details]