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  Superfamily Ceratozetoidea

Family Ceratozetidae

    Genus Ceratozetes -- North America.
    Genus Ceratozetella
    Genus Cyranozetes
    Genus Dentizetes
    Genus Edwardzetes
    Genus Euzetes
    Genus Furcobates
    Genus Fuscozetes
    Genus Geminozetes
    Genus Ghilarovizetes
    Genus Jugatala
    Genus Lobozetes
    Genus Macrogena
    Genus Melanozetes
    Genus Murcia
    Genus Neogymnobates
    Genus Onychobates
    Genus Oromurcia
    Genus Pentazetes
    Genus Scotiazetes
    Genus Sphaerozetes
    Genus Tutorozetes
    Genus Viracochiella
    Genus Zetomimus

Taxon Information

The Family Ceratozetidae is not recorded from fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from midwestern states of North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Ceratozetidae, [North Central United States] (Underhill et al., 1982).
  • Ceratozetidae, [North America] (Newell, 1959).


  • Underhill, J.C., W.D. Schmid & D.E. Gilbertson. 1982. Taxonomic Keys to the Common Animals of the North Central States, exclusive of the parasitic worms, terrestrial insects, and birds, 4th edition. 205 pp.
  • Newell, I.M. 1959. Acari. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 1080-1116.

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