Litarachna denhami   (Lohmann,  1909) (Marine Mite)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order:Acarina
Family:Pontarachnidae

Description

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Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park (Lat: 11.67) (Long: 92.75) INDIA (Record: 22/03/2008)
• Maharashtra, Malvan (Lat: 16.08) (Long: 75.46) INDIA (Record: 2008)

Literature Source(s)
  • Pesic, V; Chatterjee, T; De Troch, M and Ingole, B (2009) New records of marine water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Pontarachnidae) from the Pujada Bay (West Pacific Ocean) and the Andaman Sea (Indian Ocean) Acta entomologica serbica 14(1) 129-132 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/3377/1/Acta_Entomol_Serbica_14_129.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Pesic, V; Chatterjee, t; Chan, BKK and Ingole, B. (2008) Marine water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia: Pontarachnidae) from Taiwan, Korea and India, with the first description of the male of Pontarachna australis Smit, 2003 Systematic and Applied Acarology 13 70-74 Available at - NIO, Goa

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