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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Chelicerata
Classis: Arachnida
Subclassis: Acari
Superordo: Acariformes
Ordo: Trombidiformes
Subordo: Prostigmata
Cohort: Anystina
Hypordo: Parasitengona
Superfamilia: Hydryphantoidea

Familia: Hydryphantidae
Subfamiliae: Ankelothyadinae - Chimerathyadinae - Cowichaniinae - Cyclothyasinae - Diplodontinae - Euthyasinae - Hydryphantinae - Mamersinae - Protziinae - Pseudohydryphantinae - Tartarothyasinae - Wandesiinae
Overview of genera (51)

Austrotrombella – Diplodontus – EuwandesiaHydryphantes – Iranothyas – Javathyas – Kazakhithyas – NotopanisusPanisopsisPseudohydryphantesWandesia

Hydryphantidae Piersig, 1896


Pesic, V.; Gerecke, R.; Smit, H. 2009: A redefinition of Iranothyas Bader, 1984 with the description of a new species from Oman. Zootaxa, 2290: 59–64. Abstract & excerpt
Smit, H. 2016. A new hydryphantid genus from the Tien Shan Mountains of Kazakhstan (Acari, Hydrachnidia: Hydryphantidae). Zootaxa 4200(2): 324–326. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4200.2.6. Reference page.


Smit, H. (coordinator): Hydryphantidae Species Listing in Joel Hallan's Biology Catalog

Hydryphantidae is a family of mites in the order Trombidiformes. There are more than 30 genera and 130 described species in Hydryphantidae.[1][2][3]

These 36 genera belong to the family Hydryphantidae:

Almuerzothyas Goldschmidt & Gerecke, 2003
Amerothyasella Smith & Cook, 1999
Ankelothyas Besch, 1964
Chimerathyas Mitchell, 2003
Cowichania Smith, 1983
Cyclohydryphantes Lundblad, 1941
Cyclothyas Lundblad, 1941
Dacothyas Motas, 1959
Eupatrella Walter, 1935
Euwandesia André & Naudo, 1962
Georgella Koenike, 1907
Hydryphantes C. L. Koch, 1841
Ignacarus Gerecke, 1999
Iranothyas Bader, 1984
Japonothyas Imamura & Mitchell, 1967
Javathyas Viets, 1929
Kazakhithyas Smit, 2016
Mamersa Koenike, 1898
Neocalonyx Walter, 1919
Notopanisus Besch, 1964
Panisellus Viets, 1925
Panisopsis Viets, 1926
Panisus Koenike, 1896
Parathyas Lundblad, 1926
Parathyasella Viets, 1949
Partnunia Piersig, 1896
Placothyas Lundblad, 1926
Protziella Lundblad, 1934
Pseudothyas Thor, 1899
Setodiscophrya Jankowski, 1981
Sindacoides Bader, 1992
Tadjikothyas Sokolow, 1948
Tartarothyas Viets, 1934
Thyasella Viets, 1926
Trihothyas Lundblad, 1934
Vietsia Lundblad, 1926


"Hydryphantidae Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-03-25.
"Hydryphantidae". GBIF. Retrieved 2019-03-25.

"Hydryphantidae Family Information". Retrieved 2019-03-25.

Further reading

Halliday, R.B.; O'connor, O'B.M.; Baker, A.S. (2000). Raven, P.H. (ed.). Global diversity of mites. National Academy Press. pp. 192–203. doi:10.17226/6142. ISBN 978-0-309-06555-9.
Krantz, G.W.; Walter, D.E., eds. (2009). A Manual of Acarology. Texas Tech University Press. ISBN 9780896726208.
Pepato, A.R.; Klimov, P.B. (2015). "Origin and higher-level diversification of acariform mites--evidence from nuclear ribosomal genes, extensive taxon sampling, and secondary structure alignment". BMC Evolutionary Biology. 15: 178. doi:10.1186/s12862-015-0458-2. PMC 4557820. PMID 26330076.
Skoracki, M.; Zabludovskaya, S.; Bochkov, A.V. (2012). "A review of Prostigmata (Acariformes: Trombidiformes) permanently associated with birds". 20: 67–107.
Zhang, Z.-Q.; Fan, Q.-H.; Pesic, V.; Smit, H.; et al. (2011). Zhang, Z.-Q. (ed.). "Order Trombidiformes Reuter, 1909. In: Zhang, Z-Q. (ed.) Animal biodiversity: an outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness" (PDF). Zootaxa. 3148: 129. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.3148.1.24.


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