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Oribatid Mites of Alberta

Cohort Palaeosomata

Superfamily Ctenacaroidea

Family Aphelacaridae


 Aphelacarus acarinus (Berlese, 1910)

Cohort Enarthronota

Superfamily Brachychthonioidea

Family Brachychthoniidae


 Brachychthonius nr. berlesei Willmann, 1928
 Liochthonius lapponicus (Trägårdh, 1910)
 Liochthonius nr. brevis (Michael, 1888)
 Liochthonius nr. clavatus (Forsslund, 1942)
 Liochthonius nr. muscorum Forsslund, 1964
 Liochthonius nr. simplex (Forsslund, 1942)
 Mixochthonius nr. concavus (Chinone, 1974)
 Neoliochthonius nr. occultus Niedbala, 1971
 Poecilochthonius nr. spiciger (Berlese, 1910)
 Sellnickochthonius immaculatus (Forsslund, 1942)
 Sellnickochthonius rostratus (Jacot, 1936)
 Sellnickochthonius suecica (Forsslund, 1942)
 Verachthonius montanus (Hammer, 1952)

Superfamily Atopochthonioidea

Family Atopochthoniidae


 Atopochthonius artiodactylus Grandjean, 1948

Family Pterochthoniidae


 Pterochthonius angelus (Berlese, 1910)

Cohort Mixonomata

Superfamily Phthiracaroidea

Family Phthiracaridae


Atropacarus striculus (C.L. Koch, 1835)
 Phthiracarus boresetosus Jacot, 1930
 Phthiracarus borealis (Trägårdh, 1910)
 Phthiracarus validus Niedbala, 1986

Superfamily Euphthiracaroidea

Family Oribotritiidae


 Mesotritia nuda (Berlese, 1887)
 Protoribotritia oligotricha Maerkel, 1963
 Protoribotritia sp.

Family Euphthiracaridae


 Euphthiracarus cribarius (Berlese, 1904)
Rhysotritia ardua (C.L. Koch, 1841)

Cohort Desmonomata

Superfamily Crotonioidea

Family Nothridae


Nothrus palustris C.L. Koch, 1839

Family Camisiidae


 Camisia biurus (C.L. Koch, 1839)
Camisia horrida (Hermann, 1804)
 Camisia spinifer (C.L. Koch, 1835)
 Camisia sp.
 Heminothrus minor Aoki, 1969
 Heminothrus thori (Berlese, 1904)
Platynothrus peltifer (C.L. Koch, 1839)

Family Trhypochthoniidae


Mucronothrus nasalis (Willmann, 1929)
 Mainothrus badius (Berlese, 1905)
 Trhypochthoniellus setosus canadensis Hammer, 1952
Trhypochthonius tectorum (Berlese, 1896)

Family Nanhermanniidae


 Nanhermannia sp.

Cohort Brachypylina

Superfamily Hermannielloidea

Family Hermanniellidae


 Hermanniella robusta Ewing, 1918

Superfamily Neoliodoidea

Family Neoliodidae


 Platyliodes scaliger (C.L. Koch, 1839)

Superfamily Plateremaeoidea

Family Gymnodamaeidae


 Gymnodamaeus bicostatus (C.L. Koch, 1835)
 Gymnodamaeus taedaceus Paschoal, 1982
Gymnodamaeus sp.
 Nortonella gildersleeveae (Hammer, 1952)

Superfamily Damaeoidea

Family Damaeidae


 Belba sp.
 Epidamaeus sp.
 Hungarobelba sp.
 Quatrobelba montana Norton, 1980

Superfamily Cepheoidea

Family Cepheidae


Cepheus corae Jacot, 1928
 Cepheus latus C.L. Koch, 1835
 Cepheus sp.
 Eupterotegaeus rostratus Higgins & Woolley, 1963

Superfamily Ameroidea

Family Caleremaeidae


 Veloppia kananaskis Norton, 1978

Superfamily Eremaeoidea

Family Eremaeidae


 Eremaeus boreomontanus Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eremaeus kananaskis Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eremaeus oresbios Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eremaeus plumosus Woolley, 1964
Eremaeus translamellatus Hammer, 1952
 Eueremaeus aysineep Behan-Pelletier, 1993
Eueremaeus chiatous (Higgins, 1979)
Eueremaeus foveolatus (Hammer, 1952)
 Eueremaeus marshalli Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eueremaeus masinasin Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eueremaeus osoyoosensis Behan-Pelletier, 1993
Eueremaeus tetrosus (Higgins, 1979)

Family Megeremaeidae


 Megeremaeus kootenai Behan-Pelletier, 1990

Superfamily Gustavioidea

Family Astegistidae


 Astegistes sp.

Family Tenuialidae


 Hafenferrefia sp.

Family Liacaridae


Dorycranosus sp.

Family Peloppiidae


 Ceratoppia quaridentata arctica Hammer, 1955
 Ceratoppia bipilis (Hermann, 1804)
 Ceratoppia quadridentata (Haller, 1882)
 Ceratoppia sp.

Superfamily Carabodoidea

Family Carabodidae


Carabodes colorado Reeves & Behan-Pelletier, 1998
Carabodes wonalancetanus Reeves, 1989
 Carabodes sp.

Superfamily Tectocepheoidea

Family Tectocepheidae


Tectocepheus velatus (Michael, 1880)
 Tectocepheus sp.

Superfamily Oppioidea

Family Oppiidae


 Moritzoppia clavigera (Hammer, 1952)
 Oppiella nova (Oudemans, 1902)
 Oppiella washburni (Hammer, 1952)
 Oppiella sp.

Family Quadroppiidae


 Quadroppia quadricarinata (Michael, 1885)

Family Suctobelbidae


 Suctobelba sp.
 Suctobelbella sp.
 Suctobelbella nr. acutidens (Forsslund, 1941)

Superfamily Hydrozetoidea

Family Hydrozetidae


Hydrozetes sp.

Superfamily Ameronothroidea

Family Ameronothridae


 Ameronothrus sp.

Superfamily Cymbaeremaeoidea

Family Cymbaeremaeidae


 Ametroproctus canningsi Behan-Pelletier, 1987
Ametroproctus reticulatus Aoki & Fujikawa, 1972
Ametroproctus tuberculosus Behan-Pelletier, 1987
 Scapheremaeus palustris (Sellnick, 1924)

Superfamily Licneremaeoidea

Family Passalozetidae


 Passalozetes californicus Wallwork, 1972

Superfamily Achipterioidea

Family Tegoribatidae


 Tegoribates americanus Hammer, 1958

Family Achipteriidae


 Achipteria coleoptrata (Linnaeus, 1758)
 Parachipteria nivalis (Hammer, 1952)

Superfamily Phenopelopoidea

Family Phenopelopidae


 Eupelops septentrionalis (Trägårdh, 1910)
Propelops canadensis (Hammer, 1952)

Superfamily Oribatelloidea

Family Oribatellidae


 Oribatella sp.

Superfamily Oripodoidea

Family Scheloribatidae


Liebstadia similis (Michael, 1888)
 Scheloribates pallidulus (C.L. Koch, 1841)
Scheloribates sp.

Family Oribatulidae


 Oribatula tibialis (Nicolet, 1855)
 Phauloppia boletorum (Ewing, 1913)
 Zygoribatula bulanovae Kulijew, 1961
Zygoribatula sp.

Family Haplozetidae


 Peloribates pilosus Hammer, 1952
 Xylobates sp.

Family Mochlozetidae


 Podoribates longipes (Berlese, 1887)

Superfamily Ceratozetoidea

Family Zetomimidae


 Zetomimus francisi (Habeeb, 1974)

Family Ceratozetidae


Ceratozetes cuspidatus Jacot, 1939
 Ceratozetes gracilis (Michael, 1884)
 Ceratozetes kananaskis Mitchell, 1976
Ceratozetes mediocris Berlese, 1908
 Ceratozetes oresbios Behan-Pelletier, 1984
 Ceratozetes parvulus Sellnick, 1922
Ceratozetes thienemanni Willmann, 1943
 Ceratozetes watertonensis Behan-Pelletier, 1984
Dentizetes rudentiger Hammer, 1952
Dentizetes ledensis Behan-Pelletier, 2000
Diapterobates notatus (Thörell, 1871)
 Fuscozetes fuscipes (C.L. Koch, 1844)
 Trichoribates principalis (Berlese, 1914)
 Trichoribates sp.

Family Mycobatidae


Mycobates altus Behan-Pelletier, 1994
 Mycobates azaleos Behan-Pelletier, 1994
Mycobates conitus Hammer, 1952
Mycobates dryas Behan-Pelletier, 1994
Mycobates incurvatus Hammer, 1952
Mycobates sarekensis (Trägårdh, 1910)
 Guatemalozetes danos Behan-Pelletier & Ryabinin, 1991
 Pilogalumna sp.