Taxonomic Drilldown

At any stage, you can move up or down the Taxonomic hierachy of Antarctic/subantarctic species by clicking on any name. Lower level taxon counts are shown in [].

Back to List of kingdoms

Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Arachnida
Order Acarina

List of all species - see Taxon profile using the number

Family Acaridae
Calvolia antarctica Mite
Neocalvolia antarctica Mite
Neocalvolia sp. nov.
Tyrophagus putrescentiae Mite
Family Algophagidae
Algophagus antarcticus Hughes
Algophagus semicollaris Fain
Family Analgesidae
Alloptes aschizurus Mite
Alloptes chionis Mite
Alloptes crassipes? Mite
Alloptes obtusolobus Mite
Alloptes stercorarii Dubinin 1952 Mite
Family Anoplura
Antarctophthirus ogmorhini Lice
Family Archeonothridae
Liochthonius australis Covarrubias
Liochthonius sp.cf. mollis Mite
Family Ascidae
Lasioseius sp. Mite
Family Avenzoariidae
Laronyssus marinus Trouessart
Laronyssus martini Trouessart
Promegnina pedimana Mite
Scutomegninia phalacrocaracis Mite
Scutomegninia phalacrocoracis Mite
Scutomegninia sp. Mite
Zachvatkinia hydrobatidii Dubinin 1949 Mite
Zachvatkinia puffini Mite
Zachvatkinia sp. Mite
Zachvatkinia sp. nov.?
Zachvatkinia stercorarii Dubinin 1949
Zachvatkinia sterocrarii Mite
Family Bdellidae
Bdella symmetrica Mite
Bdellidea macquariensis Mite
Bdellidea watsoni Mite
Bdellodes sp.
Family Brachychthoniidae
Eobrachychthonius oudemansi
Eobrachychthonius sp. Mite
Liochthonius mollis
Family Camisidae
Platynothrus skottsbergii
Family Ceratozetidae
Edwardzetes dentifer Mite
Edwardzetes elongatus
Magellozetes antarcticus Mite
Magellozetes sp. Mite
Porozetes polygonalis
Scotiazetes bidens
Family Cheyletiellidae
Cheyletiella parasitivorax Mite
Family Davacaridae
Davacarus gressitti Hunter
Family Digamasellidae
Digamasellus templei Hunter
Family Ereynetidae
Ereynetes macquariensis Mite
Family Eupodidae
Eupodes angardi Mite
Eupodes exiguus Mite
Eupodes minutus Mite
Eupodes parvus Mite
Eupodes parvus grahamensis Mite
Eupodes sp.
Eupodes spp.
Eupodes tottanfjella Mite
Eupodes wisei Mite
Protereunetes maudae Strandtmann 1967
Protereunetes minutus
Protereunetes paulinae Mite
Protereunetes sp. Mite
Family Freyanoidae
Diomedacarus gigas Mite
Family Glycyphagidae
Calvolia antarctica Mite
Chaetodactylus antarcticus Mite
Glyciphagus sp. Mite
Glycyphagus destuctor Mite
Family Haemogamasidae
Haemogamasus pontiger Berlese Mite
Family Halacaridae
Halacarus sp. Mite
Isobactrus magnus (Lohmann)
Lohmannella falcata (Hodge)
Rhombognathus gressitti Newell, 1967 Mite
Wertella tera Bartsch
Family Halarachinidae
Halarachne miroungae Nasal mite
Family Haplozetidae
Maculobates nordenskjoeldi Mite
Family Histiostomatidae
Austranoetus kerguelenensis Fain
Family Hyadesiidae
Alophagus antarcticus Highes
Hyadesia halophila Fain
Hyadesia kerguelenensis Lohmann
Hyadesia maxima Mite
Hyadesia spp. Mite
Hyadesia subantarctica Fain
Neohyadesia signyi Mite
Family Ixodidae
Ceratixodes putus Tick
Ixodes auritulus Tick
Ixodes kerguelensis Tick
Ixodes pterodromae Tick
Ixodes uriae Tick
Family Laelapidae
Androlaelaps pactptilae Zumpt & til
Ayersacarus tilbrooki Mite
Halarachne miroungae Ferris 1925 Mite
Halarachne miroungae Nasal mite
Laelaps grahamensis Mite
Proctolaelaps hypudaei Mite
Stevacarus claggi Hunter
Stevacarus evansi Hunter
Family Listrophoridae
Listrophorus gibbus Mite
Family Metrioppidae
Macquarioppia striata (Wallwork)
Family Ologamasidae
Litogamasus sp.
Family Oppiidae
Austroppia crozetensis (Richters)
Globoppia intermdia
Globoppia intermedia Hammer Mite
Globoppia intermedia longiseta
Globoppia loxolineata (Wallwork)
Oppia crozetensis
Oppia loxolineata Midge
Oppia loxolineata longipilosa Mite
Oppia pepitensis
Scutovertex crozetensis (?) Richters Synonym
Family Pachygnathidae
Gainia nivalis Mite
Nanorchestes berryi
Nanorchestes bifurcatus
Nanorchestes sp.
Nanorchestes spp. Mite
Nanorchestes triclavatus Mite
Family Parakalummidae
Sandenia georgiae
Family Penthalodidae
Halotydeus signiensis
Stereotydeus belli Mite
Stereotydeus delicatus
Stereotydeus intermedius Mite
Stereotydeus meyeri Mite
Stereotydeus punctatus
Stereotydeus shoupi
Stereotydeus villosus Mite
Stereotydeus Villosus
Family Podacaridae
Alaskozetes antarcticus Mite
Alaskozetes antarcticus antarcticus Mite
Alaskozetes antarcticus grandjeani
Alaskozetes antarcticus intermedius Mite
Alaskozetes antarctius Mite
Alaskozetes sp.
Antarcticola meyeri Wallwork, 1967 Mite
Antarcticola sp.cf. georgiae Mite
Edwardzetes elongatus Mite
Halotydeus signiensis Mite
Halozetes belgicae (Michael)
Halozetes belgicae belgicae Mite
Halozetes belgicae longisetae Mite
Halozetes brevipilis (?) Wallw.
Halozetes crozetensis (Richters)
Halozetes impeditus Mite
Halozetes intermedius (Wallwork)
Halozetes marinus (Lohmann) Mite
Halozetes marionensis Engelbrecht
Halozetes minutus Mite
Halozetes necrophagus Mite
Halozetes spp. Mite
Podacarus a auberti Grandjean
Podacarus auberti Granjean
Family Proctolaelaps
Ayersacarus tilbrooki Mite
Family Proctophyllodidae
?Oxyalges incertus Gaud
Alloptes aschuzurus Mite
Alloptes chionis Mite
Alloptes obtusolobus Mite
Alloptes sterocrarii Mite
Brephosceles diomedei Mite
Brephosceles gressitti Mite
Brephosceles marginiventris Mite
Echinacarus rubidus Mite
Microspalax manicata Megnin and trouessart
Oxyalges cadiarus Gaud and Atyeo
Family Prostigmata
Rhinonyssus sphenisci ssp. Mite
Family Pterolichidae
Thecarthra theca Megnin and trouessart
Family Pyemotidae
Bakerdania equisetosa Mite
Bakerdania rugosa Mite
Bakerdania sp. 2 Mite
Neopymephorus arvorum Mite
Neopymephorus pannonicus Mite
Neopymephorus sellnicki Mite
Neopymephorus togatus Mite
Neopymephorus tripartitus Mite
Pymephorus sp. Mite
Family Pygmephoridae
Pygmephorus sp. Mite
Family Rhagididiiae
Coccorhagida gressitti Mite
Coccorhagida keithi Mite
Coccorhagidia gressitti
Coccorhagidia gressitti Mite
Coccorhagidia keithi
Rhagida kerguelensis Mite
Rhagidia gerlachei
Rhagidia johnstoni Mite
Rhagidia kerguelensis Mite
Rhagidia leechi Mite
Family Rhinonyssidae
Rhinonyssus schelli Tick
Family Rhodacaridae
Acugamasus sp.
Athiasella sp.
Cyrtolaelaps neoorcadensis Mite
Cyrtolaelaps racovitzai Mite
Cyrtolaelaps sp. Mite
Gamasellus racovitzai Mite
Gamasellus rykei Mite
Hydrogamasus antarcticus Mite
Hypoaspis sp. Mite
Parasitiphis jeanneli Andr¿
Parasitiphis sp.
Family Rhombognathidae
Rhombognathus apsteini Lohmann
Rhombognathus auster Bartsch
Family Scheloribatidae
Maudheimia petronia Mite
Maudheimia wilsoni Mite
Family Scutacaridae
Disparipes antarcticus Richters
Family Tarsonemidae
Disparites antarcticus Richters
Family Tydeidae
Paratriophytydeus dubius
Tydeus erebus Mite
Tydeus Setsukoae Mite
Tydeus setsukoae
Tydeus sp.
Tydeus spp.
Tydeus tilbrooki Mite
Tydeus wadei
Tydeus wilkesi Mite
Family Unknown
` enigmaticus
Ceratozetes gracilis Mite
Mite sp.
Neoclavolia antarctica Mite
Steveacarus evansi Mite
Family Veigaiaidae
Cyrthydrolaelaps watsoni Hirschmann