One individual of Euroglyphus magnei (Cooreman) was found on one occasion (house 4), and Oribatida mites (20 individuals) were found in 6 houses, Prostigmata mites (28 individuals) in 7 houses, and Mesostigmata mites (16 individuals) in 6 houses.
Prostigmata form a widely divergent group that can be terrestrial or aquatic and can exist as predators, as plant or fungus eaters and as parasites.
ventricosus (Newport, 1850) (phylum Arthropoda, class Arachnida, order Acarina, suborder Prostigmata
, family Pyemotidae) is an ectoparasite of arthropod larvae.
On the parasitic mites of the suborder Prostigmata
(Trombidioidea) found on lizards.
Kethley J (1990) Acarina: Prostigmata
Arachnid population patterns in underground cavities of a stony debris field (Araneae, Opiliones, Pseudoscorpionidea, Acari: Prostigmata
On some new mites of the suborder Prostigmata
living on lizards.
Rediscovery and redescription of Tetranychus gigas (Acari, Prostigmata