Porolohmannella violacea (Kramer, 1879)

Chatterjee, Tapas, 2021, A checklist of halacarid mites (Acari: Halacaridae) associated with decapod crustaceans (Arthropoda, Crustacea, Decapoda), Persian Journal of Acarology 10 (2), pp. 155-166: 160

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http://doi.org/ 10.22073/pja.v10i2.65624

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Porolohmannella violacea (Kramer, 1879)


Porolohmannella violacea (Kramer, 1879)  

Syns.: Leptognathus violaceus Kramer, 1879   , Raphignathus falcatus Macer 1899   , Trouessartella violacea (Kramer, 1879)   - Lohmann 1901, Lohmannella violacea (Kramer, 1879)   - Lohmann 1907

Records associated with decapod crustaceans – This species was reported on cray fish Astacus astacus   (syn.: Potamobius astacus   ) from Germany ( Viets 1927). This species was also found on branchial cavity of cray fish Astacus astacus   , Astacus leptodactylus   (syn.: Potamobius leptodactylus   ) and Orconectes limosus   from Poland ( Wiszniewski 1939). It was also reported on branchial cavity of Orconectes limosus   from River In and Lake Ińsko, Poland ( Zawal 1998). This species was found on chelipeds of Chinese mitten crab Eriocheir sinensis   from freshwater water, Germany ( Normant et al. 2013).

Other records – This species has been reported from standing surface waters, swamps, ponds and lakes, groundwater to mountain lakes in more than 2000 m a.s.l. and brackish water in a variety of substrata, sand, flocculent ooze, vascular plants, mosses, algae ( Bartsch 2006a, b; Chatterjee and Durucan 2021).