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

Halacarus actenos Trouessart, 1889

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

HalacarusGosse, 1855accepted genus name


original description

Trouessart, E., 1889d. Revue synoptique de la famille des Halacaridae. Bull. scient. Fr. Belg., 20: 225-251.

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

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., 1980. Halacaridae (Acari) aus der Bucht von Morlaix (Bretagne). Acarologia 21: 34-45

additional source

André, M. 1946. Halacariens marins. Faune Fr., 46: 152 pp.

additional source

Lohmann, H., 1893b. Die Halacarinen der Plankton-Expedition. Ergebn. Atlant. Ozean Planktonexp. Humboldt-Stift., 2. G. a: 11-95.

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

Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications)


Bartsch, I. (2014). Halacarus actenos Trouessart, 1889. 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:114947




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marine, not brackish, not fresh, not terrestrial


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