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The association of oribatid mites with lichens
By Edmund L. Seyd and Mark R. D. Seaward
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, Vol. 80, Issue 4, pp. 369–420, 2008

Listado de los ácaros oribátidos (Acariformes, Oribatida) de las diferentes regiones biogeográficas del mundo
By Subías L.S., Shtanchaeva U.Ya., Arillo A.
Sociedad Entomológica Aragonesa, Monografías electrónicas S.E.A. 4: 1-815, 2012

Suborder Oribatida van der Hammen, 1968. In: Zhang Z.-Q. (ed.) Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification...
By Schatz H., Behan-Pelletier V.M., O'Connor B.M., Norton R.A.
Zootaxa 3148: 141–148, 2011

Identification keys of world oribatid (Acari) families and genera
By J. Balogh
Acta. Zool. Acad. Sci. Hung., 1961
J. Balogh, Identification keys of world oribatid (Acari) families and genera ACTA ZOOL. ACAD. SCI. HUNG., 7(3-4): 243-344, 1961.

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Catalogue of the Oribatida (Acari) of continental United States and Canada
By Marshall V.G., Reeves R.M., Norton R.A.
Mem. ent. Soc. Can. 139. 418pp., 1987

Mites of Greenhouses - Identification, Biology and Control
By Zhi-Qiang Zhang
CABI Publishing, 2003
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An Introduction to Acarology
By E. W. Baker and G. W. Wharton
Macmillan, 1952

Mites Injurious to Economic Plants
By L. R. Jeppson, H. H. Keifer, and E. W. Baker
University of California Press, 1975