Order Acariformes

(Mites)

Domain: EucaryaKingdom: AnimaliaPhylum: ArthropodaClass: Arachnida Order Phenology

Families of the Order Acariformes Discovered in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Family Common Name Photo Example Where? Phenology
Acariformes_familyMites(not available) HerePhenology
AcherontacaridaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
AchipteriidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
AnisitsiellidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
ArrenuridaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
AthienemanniidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
AturidaeMites HerePhenology
BdellidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
BogatiidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
CamisiidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
CarabodidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
CepheidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
CeratozetidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
ChappuisididaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
CunaxidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
DermanyssidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
EniochthoniidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
EpicriidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
EpilohmanniidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
EuphthiracaridaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
FeltriidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
FreyanidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
GalumnidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
GehypochthoniidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
GymnodamaeidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
HaplozetidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
HermanniellidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
HermanniidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
HydrachnidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
HydrodromidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
HydryphantidaeMites HerePhenology
HygrobatidaeMites HerePhenology
KramerellidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
KrendowskiidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
LebertiidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
LiacaridaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
LimnesiidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
LimnocharidaeMites HerePhenology
LohmanniidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
MideopsidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
MomoniidaeMites HerePhenology
NanhermanniidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
NehypochthoniidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
NeoacaridaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
NothridaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
NudomideopsidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
OppiidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
OribatellidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
OtocepheidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
OxidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
ParakalummidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
PelopiidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
PhenopelopiidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
PhthiracaridaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
PionidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
PsoroptoididaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
PterolichidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
PteronyssidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
RhynchohydracaridaeMites HerePhenology
SperchontidaeMites HerePhenology
StygothrombidiidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
TegeocranellidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
TorrenticolidaeMites HerePhenology
TrhypochthoniidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
TrombiculidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
UnionicolidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
UropodidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology
WettinidaeMites(not available) HerePhenology

Can't find the families you are looking for? Note:
Families on this list are only those contained in the ATBI database,
and do not neccessarily include all Park families from historic park reports, literature,
or other sources that have not yet been entered in the Biodiversity Database.
Also note: where the family name ends with '_family', it means that the family
name has not yet been agreed upon by taxonomists for this group,
or that it was not identified to this level.

Taxon References for Acariformes

1.) Smith, I.M., and M.L. MacKenzie. 2009. Bogatia appalachia n. sp., The First Species of the Subfamily Bogatiinae Reported from North America (Acari: Hydrachnidiae: Bogatiidae). International Journal of Acarology. 35(6): 441-446. --holotype from Big Cr
2.) Smith, I.M. 2010. Acherontacarus smokyensis n. sp., The First Species of the Family Acherontacaridae Described from North America (Acari: Hydrachnidiae: Hydrovolzioidea). International Journal of Acarology. 36(3): 237-241. --described from Greenbrier
3.) Smith, I.M., and D.R. Cook. 2010. Two New Species of Phreatobrachypoda Cook, 1963 (Acari: Hydrachnidiae: Aturidae) from Eastern North America. International Journal of Acarology. 36(4): 291-298. --paratypes for Phreatobrachypoda appalachiana n. sp. i
4.) Radwell, A.J., and Smith, I.M. 2012. North American members of the reticulata-like species group of the water mite genus Kongsbergia (Acari: Hydrachnidiae: Aturidae). Zootaxa 3540: 1?49 (2012).