BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

ACARIFORMES (acariform mites)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Superorder)

SARCOPTIFORMES (biting mites)
Order 4 subtaxa 9 ident refs
TROMBIDIFORMES (trombidiform mites)
PROSTIGMATA (sucking mites), eg: Aceria sanguisorbae (Salad Burnet Gall Mite) - Galled plant - in situ
Order 56 subtaxa 41 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Freshwater

European Limnofauna: http://wbd.etibioinformatics.nl/bis/limno.php European Limnofauna

Key to major groups

Crotty, F. & Shepherd, M., in prep. A Key to Soil Mites in the UK

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 18 general literature references to ACARIFORMES (acariform mites)

ACARIFORMES may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
ARACHNIDA
(mites, spiders, false scorpions, harvestmen etc.)
Acari
(mites)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 306 feeding and other relationships of ACARIFORMES (acariform mites)

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