Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods) ➔ Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates) ➔ Class Arachnida (Arachnids) ➔ Order Mesostigmata (Mesostigmata) ➔ Family Parasitidae
References, further reading, links:
- Walter, D.E., Invasive Mite Identification: Tools for Quarantine and Plant Protection, Lucid v. 3.6, last updated July 24, 2006, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO and USDA/APHIS/PPQ Center for Plant Health Science and Technology, Raleigh, NC.
- Hrúzová K. and Fenďa P. (2018), The family Parasitidae (Acari: Mesostigmata) – history, current problems and challenges. Acarologia 58(Suppl): 25-42; DOI 10.24349/acarologia/20184280