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Family Erythraeidae

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Chelicerata - Chelicerates
Class Arachnida - Arachnids
Subclass Acari - Mites and Ticks
Superorder Acariformes
Order Trombidiformes
Suborder Prostigmata - Prostigs
Infraorder Anystina
No Taxon Parasitengona - velvet mites (including chiggers) & water mites
No Taxon Erythraeina - long-legged velvet mites
Superfamily Erythraeoidea - long-legged velvet mites
Family Erythraeidae

Subfamily Abrolophinae
Subfamily Balaustiinae
Subfamily Callidosomatinae
Subfamily Erythraeinae - long-legged erythraeids
Subfamily Leptinae