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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Phenopelopidae

oribatid mite? - Peloptulus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Chelicerata (Chelicerates)
Class Arachnida (Arachnids)
Subclass Acari (Mites and Ticks)
Superorder Acariformes
Order Oribatida (Oribatids)
Suborder Poronota
Superfamily Phenopelopoidea
Family Phenopelopidae
Numbers
34 spp. in 4 genera worldwide(1)