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Definition of the noun Prostigmata
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Prostigmata is an order of Arachnida.
- synonym: order Prostigmata
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Arachnida
- family Alicorhagiidae
- family Anystidae
- family Bdellidae
- family Caeculidae
- family Camerobiidae
- family Cheyletidae
- family Chyzeriidae
- family Cryptognathidae
- family Ctenothyadidae
- family Cunaxidae
- family Demodecidae
- family Diptilomiopidae
- family Ereynetidae
- family Eriophyidae
- family Erythraeidae
- family Eupodidae
- family Labidostommidae
- family Leeuwenhoekiidae
- family Mecognathidae
- family Microtrombidiidae
- family Myobiidae
- family Nanorchestidae
- family Pachygnathidae
- family Penthaleidae
- family Penthalodidae
- family Phytoptidae
- family Podapolipidae
- family Psorergatidae
- family Pterygosomatidae
- family Pyemotidae
- family Pygmephoridae
- family Rhagidiidae
- family Scutacaridae
- family Siteroptidae
- family Smarididae
- family Sperchontidae
- family Stigmaeidae
- family Stygotoniidae
- family Tarsonemidae
- family Tenuipalpidae
- family Tetranychidae
- family Trombiculidae
- family Tuckerellidae
- family Tydeidae
- family Zelandothyadidae
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Prostigmata is a suborder of Arachnida, described by Kramer in 1877.
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The Greenland Entomofauna (2015)
An Identification Manual of Insects, Spiders and their Allies by Jens Böcher, N.P. Kristensen (†), Thomas Pape, Lars Vilhelmsen
Olga Makarova The Prostigmata is a large and extremely diverse taxon morphologically and ecologically. It comprises terrestrial, aquatic and marine, parasitic and free living (predatory, saprophagous, phytophagous, microphytophagous) ...
Grassland Invertebrates (1994)
Ecology, Influence on Soil Fertility and Effects on Plant Growth by J. P. Curry
The Prostigmata is a particularly heterogenous group with regard to life cycles. Among the Pyemotidae, Scutacaridae and Tarsone- midae there is usually only one nymphal stage, whereas among other common families such as the Bdellidae ...
Proceedings of the 10th International Congress by DE Walter, H Proctor, RA Norton, M Colloff, RB Halliday
INTRODUCTION Prostigmata is a large and diverse group of mites in terms of number of species and range of habitats. It probably accounts for more than one- third of the mite species reported from New Zealand. General reviews of the ...
Nature and Human Society (2000)
The Quest for a Sustainable World by Peter H. Raven
Prostigmata is a diverse assemblage of predators, plant parasites, algal feeders, and parasites of vertebrate and invertebrate animals. Mesostigmata also includes parasites, but most of its members are predators in soil and decomposing ...
by CTI Reviews
The Prostigmata is a suborder of mites belonging to the order Trombidiformes, which contains the 'sucking' members of the 'true mites';. Many species are notorious pests on plants. Wellknown examples of prostigmatan plant parasites are ...
Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
(Acari: Prostigmata: Tenuipalpidae). JORGE E.
These mites are generally abundant in Mauritius on coconut Red Palm Mite, Raoiella indica Hirst (Acari: Prostigmata:Tenuipalpidae) 3123.
by Richard C. Russell, Domenico Otranto, Richard L. Wall
the Actinedida ( Prostigmata) and the Oribatida (Cryptostigmata). The Parasitiformes comprise four orders, two of which include only a few species of no medical or veterinary ...
Trombidiformes (Prostigmata, Eupodina) Trombidiformes (Prostigmata, Parasitengona) Ascidae (F) Dithinozerconidae (F) ...
by Beau Riffenburgh
The Prostigmata (twenty-four species) are hypothesised as having colonised the continent subsequent to glaciation, considering that close relatives (from the same genus) are found on surrounding islands. The prostigmatid mite families found ...
by O. P. Singh, S. K. Srivastava
(Tetranychidae: Prostigmata). It is an important pest of citrus in India. The infested leaves are speckled with whitish spots, which later turn silvery or brown and drop prematurely. Fruits are also attacked which turn grey or yellow. Citrus white fly: ...
by Vladimir V. Gouli, Svetlana Y. Gouli, Jose A.P. Marcelino
Aceria malherbe bindweed gall mite (Prostigmata: Eriophyidae), native to Europe and Northern Africa, introduced into the southern part of the United States ...
by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck
Suborder: — >Prostigmata (trombidiform mites with a pair of spiracles located anteriorly near mouth region; many free-living predatory species and some parasitic families). Family: — >Demodicidae (—> Mites). Family: — > Trombiculidae ...
Encyclopedia of the Arctic (2012)
by Mark Nuttall
Acari include two orders: Acariformes, comprising the suborders Prostigmata, Oribatida, and Astigmata, all well represented in the Arctic; and Parasitiformes, with only the suborder Mesostigmata represented in the Arctic. Studies on Arctic have ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology - 3 Volume Set by Umberto Quattrocchi
Allsopp, “Spider mites of sugarcane in Australia: a review of grassfeeding Oligonychus Berlese ( Acari: Prostigmata: Tetranychidae).” Australian Journal of Entomology 42(1): 51- 78.
The Encyclopedia Britannica (1910)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
— Degenerate, mostly parasitic forms approaching the Prostigmata. in the development of uitcguroental FIG. 78.
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