Halobates micans   Eschscholtz,  1822 (Marine Insect)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Insecta


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Economic Importance and Threats



• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Distant, WL (1903) The fauna of British India. Rhynchota. II Secretary Of State For India In Council 2(1) 242 pp
  • Thirumalai, G (2002) A check list of Gerromorpha (Hemiptera) from India Records of the Zoological Survey of India 100(1-2) 55-97 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • Radhakrishnan, C and Thirumalai, G (2004) A report on the occurrence of the sea skater, Halobates galatea herring (Insecta: Hemiptera: Gerridae) in a mangrove habitat at Dharmadam, Kannur district, Kerela, India Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI 102(1-2) 7
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Marine Biological Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2003) Checklist of marine fauna of Tamil Nadu Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in

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