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Image from Water Mites of North America.

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  Subfamily Axonopsinae

Genus Axonopsis

    Species A. cullasaja
    Species A. pallida
    Species A. rivophila
    Species A. setoniensis

Taxon Information

The Genus Axonopsis 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

  • Axonopsis, [North America] (Smith et al., 2010).
  • Axonopsis, "A single species recorded from [North America]. Distr.: N.A., Eu., Af., As., E.I." (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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