BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

PARASITIFORMES (parasitiform mites)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Superorder)

IXODIDA (ticks)
AMBLYOMMIDAE (a family of mites), eg: Haemaphysalis punctata (Coastal Red Tick, Red Sheep Tick) - Female - dorsal view IXODIDAE (hard ticks), eg: Ixodes (Ixodes) ricinus (Sheep Tick, Pasture Tick, Castor Bean Tick, Deer Tick) - Female - dorsal view
Order 3 subtaxa 5 ident refs
MESOSTIGMATA (mesostigmate or gamasid mites)
Order 4 subtaxa 9 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

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 9 general literature references to PARASITIFORMES (parasitiform mites)

PARASITIFORMES 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 146 feeding and other relationships of PARASITIFORMES (parasitiform mites)

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