Database Details : Mites GSDs: OlogamasidBase

Full name: Mites GSDs: OlogamasidBase
Short name: OlogamasidBase
Version: Oct 2009
Release date: 2009-10-15
Authors/editors: Castilho R.C., Silva E.S. & Moraes G.J. de
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Arthropoda - Arachnida - Mesostigmata - Rhodacaroidea - Ologamasidae
English name of the group: Ologamasid mites
Number of living species 446
Number of living infraspecific taxa 2
Number of extinct species: 0
Number of extinct infraspecific taxa: 0
Number of synonyms: 15
Number of common names: 0
Total number of names: 463
Abstract: Ologamasidae mites are cosmopolitan, edaphic and free-living. This data base evolved as part of the Doctorate dissertation work conducted by the second author and submitted to the Brazilian “Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz (ESALQ), Universidade de São Paulo (USP)”. It provides information on the 446 species considered to belong to this family.
Organization: Escola Superior de Agricultura "Luiz de Queiroz" (ESALQ), Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
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Bibliographic citation: Castilho R.C., Silva E.S. & Moraes G.J. de (2017). Mites GSDs: OlogamasidBase (version Oct 2009). In: Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds. (2017). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 28th November 2017. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.