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Halobisium occidentale Beier, 1931
Intertidal Pseudoscorpion
Family: Neobisiida

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© Aaron Baldwin  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #6714)

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Distribution of Halobisium occidentale in British Columbia
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The Intertidal Pseudoscorpion is found along the Pacific Coast of North America "just above the high tide line under driftwood and rocks, especially around areas of salt marsh", from Alaska south to Central California (Adams 2007).

Read about Pseudoscorpions in Canada.

A photographic key to the Pseudoscorpions of Canada and the Adjacent US, prepared by Christopher Buddle, is available.

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
BC Ministry of Environment: BC Species and Ecosystems Explorer--the authoritative source for conservation information in British Columbia.

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General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2023-09-24 7:43:28 AM]
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