Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Female - dorsal view (Click to view)
Family 1 illustrated subtaxa
Family 2 illustrated subtaxa 3 ident. refs
Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Female - dorsal view  (Click to view)
Genus 2 illustrated subtaxa
Taxonomic hierarchy:
OrderIXODIDA (ticks)
SuperorderPARASITIFORMES (parasitiform mites)
InfraclassAcari (mites)
ClassARACHNIDA (mites, spiders, false scorpions, harvestmen etc.)
SubphylumCHELICERATA (a subphylum of arthropods)
PhylumARTHROPODA (arthropods)
SuperphylumECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 11 general literature references relevant to IXODIDA (ticks)

IXODIDA (ticks) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 119 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for IXODIDA (ticks)
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