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  Family Aturidae

Subfamily Axonopsinae

    Genus Albaxona -- North America.
    Genus Axonopsella -- North America.
    Genus Axonopsis -- North America.
    Genus Brachypoda -- North America.
    Genus Erebaxonopsis -- North America.
    Genus Estellacarus -- North America.
    Genus Javalbia -- North America.
    Genus Ljania -- North America.
    Genus Neobrachypoda -- North America.
    Genus Stygalbiella -- North America.
    Genus Submiraxona -- North America.
    Genus Woolastookia -- North America.
    Genus Neoaxonopsis
    Genus Adelaxonopsella
    Genus Axonopsalbia
    Genus Barbaxona
    Genus Barbaxonella
    Genus Cookaturus
    Genus Hexaxonopsalbia
    Genus Javalbiella
    Genus Khedacarus
    Genus Miraxona
    Genus Miraxonides
    Genus Neoalbia
    Genus Neoaxona
    Genus Neoaxonopsalbia
    Genus Neobarbaxona
    Genus Notaxona
    Genus Pseudaxonopsalbia
    Genus Rhynchaturus
    Genus Stokaxonopsis
    Genus Stormaxonella
    Genus Subaxonopsalbia
    Genus Sumatralbia
    Genus Uenaxonopsis
    Genus Vagabundia
    Genus Villaxonopsalbia

Taxon Information

The Subfamily Axonopsinae 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

  • Axonopsinae, [North America] (Smith et al., 2010).
  • Axonopsidae, [North America] (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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