Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Arthropoda > Subphylum Chelicerata > Class Arachnida > Subclass Acarina > Suborder Prostigmata > Superfamily Halacaroidea > Family Halacaridae > Genus Halacarellus

Halacarellus subterraneus Schulz, 1933

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

HalacarellusViets, 1927accepted genus name
Halacarus (Halacarellus) synonym

Species group names

Thalassarachna subterranea (Schulz, 1933) synonym


original description

Schulz, E. 1933. Zur Halacaridenfauna der Kieler Bucht. Schr. naturw. Ver. Schlesw.-Holst., 20: 96-105.

basis of record

Bartsch, I., 2001. Acarina - Halacaridae, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 237-241

additional source

Bartsch, I., 1972. Ein Beitrag zur Systematik, Biologie und ├ľkologie der Halacaridae (Acari) aus dem Litoral der Nord- und Ostsee. I. Systematik und Biologie. Abh. Verh. naturw. Ver. Hamburg, (NF) 16: 155-230.

additional source

Green, J.; MacQuitty, M. (1987). Halacarid mites (Arachnida: Acari): keys and notes for the identification of the species. Synopses of the British fauna (New Series), 36. E.J. Brill/W. Backhuys: London. ISBN 90-048196-8. VII, 178 pp.

additional source

Bartsch, I., 1998c. Halacarinae (Acari, Halacaroidea) from the northwestern Black Sea: A review. Mitt. hamb. zool. Mus. Inst., 95: 143-178.

additional source

Newell, I. M. 1947. A systematic and ecological study of the Halacaridae of eastern North America. Bull. Bingham oceanogr. Coll., 10: 1-232.





External Links



Bartsch, I. (2014). Halacarellus subterraneus Schulz, 1933. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:114945




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marine, brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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