Isobactrus obesus Bartsch, 1992

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Isobactrus obesus Bartsch, 1992


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.