Carinozetes mangrovi Pfingstl, Lienhard & Jagersbacher-Baumann, 2014

Chatterjee, Tapas, Pfingstl, Tobias & Pešić, Vladimir, 2018, A checklist of marine littoral mites (Acari) associated with mangroves, Zootaxa 4442 (2), pp. 221-240: 232

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4442.2.2

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:54AD9AAE-3106-4875-82FD-07A77427FB16

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F0D44D-BF32-5756-46B7-FB5CEFA68E2E

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Plazi

scientific name

Carinozetes mangrovi Pfingstl, Lienhard & Jagersbacher-Baumann, 2014
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Carinozetes mangrovi Pfingstl, Lienhard & Jagersbacher-Baumann, 2014 

Records associated with mangroves: Great Bay, Concrete Beach and Vine Cave, Bermuda, from Bostrychia  on roots of Avicennia germinans  ; Walsingham Pond and Hungry Bay, Bermuda, Bostrychia montagnei  from roots of Rhizophora mangle ( Pfingstl et al. 2014)  . Río San Juan, GriGri Lagoon, Dominican Republic, intertidal algae growing on pneumatophores of Rhizophora mangle (Pfingstl et al. 2016)  .

Records from other habitats: Boca Chica and Puerto Santa Bárbara, Dominican Republic, algae ( Bostrychia  ) growing on rocks (Pfingstl et al. 2016).

Distribution: Bermuda, Dominican Republic.

Remarks: Although only reported from Bermuda and the Dominican Republic this species shows a wider distribution in the northern Caribbean area (Pfingstl, unpublished).