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  Class Arachnida

Order Opiliones (+ Phalangida) (harvestmen, daddy long-legs)

    Suborder Dyspnoi -- midwestern North America.
    Suborder Eupnoi -- midwestern North America.
    Suborder Cyphophthalmi
    Suborder Laniatores
    Family Phalangodidae

Taxon Information

The Order Opiliones 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

  • Phalangida, [North Central United States] (Underhill et al., 1982).


  • 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.

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