B. diogeni is a parasite of the Hermit Crab Diogenes pugilator.
Distribution and Habitat
The host species, Diogenese pugilator, can occur intertidally. B. diogeni has been recorded in the Channel Islands.
Naylor, E. & A. Brandt. 2015. Intertidal Marine Isopods. Synopses of the British Fauna (New Series), No. 3. Field Studies Council, for The Linnean Society of London.