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  Cohort Nothrina

Superfamily Crotonioidea (+ Nothroidea, + Hermannioidea, + Nanhermannioidea, + Mucronothridae)

    Family Camisiidae -- midwestern North America.
    Family Hermanniidae -- North America.
    Family Malaconothridae -- North America.
    Family Nothridae -- North America.
    Family Trhypochthoniidae -- North America.
    Family Crotoniidae
    Family Nanhermanniidae

Taxon Information

The Superfamily Crotonioidea has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from midwestern states of North America.

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

Literature Records

  • Crotonioidea, (Lindquist et al., 2009).
  • Mucronothridae, [Palearctic, Nearctic, Neotropical, Australasian; 2 species in 1 genus worldwide, 2 Nearctic species] (Schatz & Behan-Pelletier, 2008).


  • Lindquist, E.E., G.W. Krantz & D.E. Walter. 2009. Classification. [in] G.W. Krantz & D.E. Walter(eds.). A Manual of Acarology, 3rd Edition. Texas Tech University Press, Lubbock: 97-103.
  • Schatz, H. & V. Behan-Pelletier. 2008. Global diversity of oribatids (Oribatida: Acari: Arachnida). Hydrobiologia 595: 323-328. [Available online]

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