Marine Habitats

As noted earlier, insects have been largely unsuccessful in colonizing the open ocean, except for some members of the heteropteran family Gerridae. Most marine insects live in the intertidal zone (i.e., between high and low tide marks), especially on rocky shores or associated with decaying seaweed on sandy beaches (Table I). Although several orders have representatives in the intertidal zone, only a few orders, notably the Diptera, Coleoptera, and Collembola, have colonized these habitats in any numbers. The harsh physical environment of this area has forced these groups to occur buried in sand or mud and to hide in rock crevices or under seaweed.

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