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Pm the notorth part of Adriatic coast there are typical halophytic representatives from the following families: Tylidae, Ligiidae and Oniscidae, mainly. Ligiidae is a family of woodlice, the only family in the infraorder Diplocheta. The family contains the following genera: Caucasoligidium, Ligia, Ligidioides, Ligidium, Tauroligidium and Typhloligidium Verhoeff.
Its members are common on rocky shores, in similar habitats to those inhabited by species of the bristletail Petrobius and the crab Cyclograpsus.