Isobactrus obesus Bartsch, 1992

Chatterjee, Tapas, Pfingstl, Tobias & Pešić, Vladimir, 2018, A checklist of marine littoral mites (Acari) associated with mangroves, Zootaxa 4442 (2), pp. 221-240: 226

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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-BF3C-5758-46B7-FD42EED28BCD

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scientific name

Isobactrus obesus Bartsch, 1992
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Isobactrus obesus Bartsch, 1992 

Record associated with mangroves: Dampier, east coast of the Burrup Peninsula, Western Australia, underside of Avicennia marina  branches among barnacles; also found in coarse sediments in small mangrove area ( Bartsch 2003c). 

Record from other habitats: Bartsch (1992) described this species among shells of rock oysters ( Saccostrea cucullata  ), sediment and pebbles with green algae from Hong Kong, southern China.

Distribution: Southern China, Western Australia.