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  Subfamily Tiphyinae

Genus Tiphys

    Species T. americanus
    Species T. brevipes
    Species T. cooki
    Species T. curvipes
    Species T. diversus
    Species T. marshallae
    Species T. mitchelli
    Species T. oliveri
    Species T. ornatus
    Species T. pionoidellus
    Species T. scaurus
    Species T. simulans
    Species T. torris
    Species T. vernalis
    Species T. vietsi

Taxon Information

The Genus Tiphys has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

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

Literature Records

  • Tiphys, [North America] (Smith et al., 2010).
  • Tiphys, "Three forms recorded from [North America]. Distr.: N.A., Eu., Af., As." (Newell, 1959).


  • Smith, I.M., D.R. Cook & B.P. Smith. 2010. Water mites (Hydrachnidiae) and other arachnids. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 485-586.
  • Newell, I.M. 1959. Acari. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 1080-1116.

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