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Oribatid Mites of British Columbia

Cohort Enarthronota

Superfamily Hypochthonioidea

Family Mesoplophoridae


 Archoplophora rostralis Willmann, 1930

Superfamily Protoplophoroidea

Family Cosmochthoniidae


Cosmochthonius sp.

Superfamily Brachychthonioidea

Family Brachychthoniidae


 Brachychthonius bimaculatus Willmann, 1936
 Liochthonius sp.
 Synchthonius sp.

Cohort Mixonomata

Superfamily Phthiracaroidea

Family Phthiracaridae


Atropacarus striculus (C.L. Koch, 1835)
 Phthiracarus aliquantus Niedbala, 1988
 Phthiracarus boresetosus Jacot, 1930
 Phthiracarus borealis (Trägårdh, 1910)
 Phthiracarus bryobius Jacot, 1930
 Phthiracarus cognatus Niedbala, 1988
 Phthiracarus globosus (C.L. Koch, 1841)
 Phthiracarus irreprehensus Niedbala, 1988
 Phthiracarus japonicus Aoki, 1958
 Phthiracarus longulus (C.L. Koch, 1841)
 Phthiracarus luridus (Ewing, 1909)
 Phthiracarus modestus Niedbala, 1988
 Phthiracarus nitidus Niedbala, 1986
 Phthiracarus validus Niedbala, 1986
Phthiracarus sp.

Superfamily Euphthiracaroidea

Family Oribotritiidae


 Maerkelotritia alaskensis Hammer, 1967
 Maerkelotritia cryptopa (Banks, 1904)
 Maerkelotritia kishidai (Aoki, 1958)
 Mesotritia nuda (Berlese, 1887)
 Protoribotritia oligotricha Maerkel, 1963

Family Euphthiracaridae


 Euphthiracarus cernuus Walker, 1965
 Euphthiracarus crassisetae Jacot, 1938
 Euphthiracarus cribarius (Berlese, 1904)
 Euphthiracarus flavus (Ewing, 1908)
 Euphthiracarus longirostralis Walker, 1965
 Euphthiracarus monyx Walker, 1965
 Euphthiracarus sp.
 Microtritia nr. paeneminima (Walker, 1965)
 Microtritia simplex (Jacot, 1930)
 Microtritia sp.

Family Synichotritiidae


 Synichotritia spinulosa Walker, 1965

Superfamily Epilohmannioidea

Family Epilohmanniidae


Epilohmannia sp.

Cohort Desmonomata

Superfamily Crotonioidea

Family Camisiidae


Camisia abdosensilla Olszanowski et al, 2002
 Camisia oregonae Colloff, 1993
 Camisia orthogonia Olszanowski et al, 2001
 Camisia sp.
Heminothrus sp.
 Platynothrus sibiricus Sitnikova, 1975
 Platynothrus sp.

Family Trhypochthoniidae


Mucronothrus nasalis (Willmann, 1929)
Trhypochthonius tectorum (Berlese, 1896)
 Trhypochthonius sp.

Family Nanhermanniidae


Nanhermannia elegantula Berlese, 1913
 Nanhermannia sp.

Family Hermanniidae


 Hermannia gibba (C.L. Koch, 1839)

Cohort Brachypylina

Superfamily Hermannielloidea

Family Hermanniellidae


 Hermanniella occidentalis Ewing, 1918
 Hermanniella robusta Ewing, 1918
 Hermanniella subnigra (Ewing, 1909)
Hermanniella sp.

Superfamily Neoliodoidea

Family Neoliodidae


Platyliodes macroprionus Woolley & Higgins, 1969

Superfamily Plateremaeoidea

Family Gymnodamaeidae


 Gymnodamaeus victoriae Paschoal, 1982
Gymnodamaeus sp.
 Joshuella sp.
 Odontodamaeus sp.

Superfamily Damaeoidea

Family Damaeidae


 Belba californica (Banks, 1904)
 Belba sp.
 Belbodamaeus sp.
 Caenobelba alleganiensis Norton, 1980
 Dyobelba sp.
 Epidamaeus floccosus Behan-Pelletier & Norton, 1985
 Epidamaeus tenuissimus Hammer, 1967
 Epidamaeus sp.
 Hungarobelba sp.

Superfamily Cepheoidea

Family Cepheidae


 Cepheus sp.
 Conoppia sp.
 Eupterotegaeus rhamphosus Higgins & Woolley, 1963
Eupterotegaeus sp.
 Sphodrocepheus anthelionus Woolley & Higgins, 1968

Superfamily Polypterozetoidea

Family Podopterotegaeidae


Podopterotegaeus tectus Aoki, 1969

Superfamily Eremaeoidea

Family Eremaeidae


 Eremaeus boreomontanus Behan-Pelletier, 1993
Eremaeus occidentalis Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eremaeus oresbios Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eremaeus plumosus Woolley, 1964
 Eremaeus salish Behan-Pelletier, 1993
Eremaeus translamellatus Hammer, 1952
Eueremaeus acostulatus Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eueremaeus aysineep Behan-Pelletier, 1993
Eueremaeus chiatous (Higgins, 1979)
Eueremaeus foveolatus (Hammer, 1952)
 Eueremaeus marshalli Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eueremaeus michaeli Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eueremaeus osoyoosensis Behan-Pelletier, 1993
 Eueremaeus stiktos (Higgins, 1962)

Family Megeremaeidae


 Megeremaeus kootenai Behan-Pelletier, 1990
Megeremaeus montanus Higgins & Woolley, 1965

Superfamily Gustavioidea

Family Liacaridae


Dorycranosus sp.
 Liacarus bidentatus Ewing, 1918
 Liacarus latus Ewing, 1909

Family Peloppiidae


 Ceratoppia sp.
Dendrozetes sp.
 Parapyroppia lamellata (Ewing, 1909)

Family Kodiakellidae


 Kodiakella lutea Hammer, 1967

Superfamily Carabodoidea

Family Carabodidae


Carabodes colorado Reeves & Behan-Pelletier, 1998
Carabodes dickinsoni Reeves & Behan-Pelletier, 1998
Carabodes hoh Reeves & Behan-Pelletier, 1998
 Carabodes labyrinthicus (Michael, 1879)
Carabodes wonalancetanus Reeves, 1989

Superfamily Tectocepheoidea

Family Tectocepheidae


Tectocepheus velatus (Michael, 1880)
 Tectocepheus sp.

Superfamily Oppioidea

Family Oppiidae


 Microppia simplissimus (Jacot, 1938)
 Oppiella nova (Oudemans, 1902)

Family Quadroppiidae


 Quadroppia ferrumequina (Jacot, 1938)

Family Suctobelbidae


 Suctobelbella sp.

Family Thyrisomidae


 Banksinoma sp.

Superfamily Hydrozetoidea

Family Hydrozetidae


 Hydrozetes lacustris (Michael, 1882)

Superfamily Ameronothroidea

Family Ameronothridae


 Ameronothrus nigrofemoratus (L. Koch, 1879)

Superfamily Cymbaeremaeoidea

Family Cymbaeremaeidae


 Ametroproctus canningsi Behan-Pelletier, 1987
Ametroproctus oresbios Higgins & Woolley, 1968
Ametroproctus reticulatus Aoki & Fujikawa, 1972
 Scapheremaeus palustris (Sellnick, 1924)
 Scapuleremaeus kobauensis Behan-Pelletier, 1989

Superfamily Licneremaeoidea

Family Passalozetidae


 Passalozetes californicus Wallwork, 1972
 Passalozetes sp.

Family Scutoverticidae


Exochocepheus sp.

Superfamily Achipterioidea

Family Tegoribatidae


 Lepidozetes sp.

Family Achipteriidae


 Achipteria sp.
 Anachipteria australoides Jacot, 1938
 Anachipteria sp.
 Dentachipteria sp.
 Parachipteria nivalis (Hammer, 1952)

Superfamily Phenopelopoidea

Family Phenopelopidae


 Propelops pinicus Jacot, 1937
 Propelops sp.

Superfamily Oribatelloidea

Family Oribatellidae


 Oribatella sp.

Superfamily Oripodoidea

Family Scheloribatidae


Parapirnodus coniferinus Behan-Pelletier et al, 2002
 Parapirnodus hexaporosus Behan-Pelletier et al, 2002
Scheloribates sp.

Family Oribatulidae


 Eporibatula sp.
 Oribatula sp.
Zygoribatula sp.

Superfamily Ceratozetoidea

Family Chamobatidae


Chamobates sp.

Family Zetomimidae


 Heterozetes aquaticus (Banks, 1895)
 Heterozetes sp.
 Zetomimus francisi (Habeeb, 1974)

Family Ceratozetidae


Ceratozetes cuspidatus Jacot, 1939
 Ceratozetes gracilis (Michael, 1884)
Ceratozetes pacificus Behan-Pelletier, 1984
Jugatala tuberosa Ewing, 1913
Latilamellobates baloghi (Mahunka, 1983)
Melanozetes crossleyi Behan-Pelletier, 2000
Neogymnobates marilynae Behan-Pelletier, 2000
Sphaerozetes winchesteri Behan-Pelletier, 2000
 Trichoribates sp.

Family Humerobatidae


 Humerobates sp.

Family Mycobatidae


Mycobates acuspidatus Behan-Pelletier, 2001
 Mycobates azaleos Behan-Pelletier, 1994
Mycobates brevilamellatus Behan-Pelletier, 1994
Mycobates corticeus Behan-Pelletier, 2001
Mycobates incurvatus Hammer, 1952
 Mycobates occidentalis Behan-Pelletier, 1994
Mycobates punctatus Hammer, 1955
Minguizetes sp.
Zachvatkinibates epiphytos Behan-Pelletier, 2001