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

Rhombognathides trionyx trionyx (Trouessart, 1899)

Rank: Subspecies
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

RhombognathidesViets, 1927accepted genus name

Subspecies group names

Rhombognathides merrimani needleri Newell, 1947 synonym


original description

Trouessart, E., 1899. Description d’ espèces nouvelles d’Halacaridae. Bull. Soc. étud. scient. Angers, 29: 209-223.

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

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

additional source

Bartsch, I., 1975a. Ein Beitrag zur Rhombognathinen-Fauna (Halacaridae, Acari) der Bretagne-Küste. Acarologia, 17: 53-80.

additional source

Bartsch, I., 1991b. On the identity of some North Atlantic halacarid species (Acari). J. nat. Hist., 25: 1339-1353.

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). Rhombognathides trionyx trionyx (Trouessart, 1899). 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:115055




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