WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCulicoides melleus (Coquillett, 1901)

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

accepted
Species
marine, terrestrial
Cheng, L. (2010). Culicoides melleus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=494567 on 2017-12-16

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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
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat 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]