Hydrachnellae

Hydrachnellae

[‚hī‚drak′ne·lē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of generally fresh-water predacious mites in the suborder Trombidiformes, including some parasitic forms.
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However, the true water mites (Acariformes: Trombiformes: Parasitengona) or Hydrachnida (= Hydrachnellae, Hydracarina, and Hydrachnidia) represent a series of extensive adaptive radiations occurring mostly in freshwater habitats.
A new species of water-mite, Unionicola (Pentatax) macani (Unionicolidae, Hydrachnellae, Acari), from the mantle cavity of the prosobranch mollusc Lanistes ovum Peters in Nigeria, with remarks on some aspects of host/parasite relationships between unionicolids and molluscs.
Especies del genero Arrenurus Doges (Arrenuridae, Arrenuroidea, Hydrachnellae, Acari) del area islena santafesina (Dpto.