Axonopsella

Axonopsella misionum male, from Rosso de Ferradás (1995).
Belongs within: Aturidae.

Axonopsella is a genus of aturid water mites found in Australasia and South America. The dorsal plate is comprised of a single shield and projections from coxa IV cover the openings of legs IV.

<==Axonopsella Lundblad 1930 RFF05
|–A. (Chilaxonopsella Cook 1988) RFF05
|    |–A. (C.) barri Cook 1988 RFF05
|    |–A. (C.) chilensis Cook 1988 RFF05
|    |–A. (C.) doloma Cook 1988 RFF05
|    `–A. (C.) tanda Cook 1988 RFF05
|–A. (Coaxonopsella Cook 1980) RFF05
|    `–A. (C.) jujuyensis Cook 1980 RFF05
|–A. (Humboldtaxonopsella Orghidan & Gruia 1981) RFF05
|    `–A. (H.) linaresi Orghidan & Gruia 1981 RFF05
|–A. (Luciaxonopsella Rosso de Ferradás 1995) RFF05
|    `–A. (L.) misionum Rosso de Ferradás 1995 RFF05
|–A. (Neaxonopsella Lundblad 1937) RFF05
|    |–A. (N.) argentinensis Cook 1980 RFF05
|    |–A. (N.) caripense Orghidan & Gruia 1981 RFF05
|    |–A. (N.) hamatoides Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|    |–A. (N.) mamillata Viets 1954 RFF05
|    `–A. (N.) trifida Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|–A. (Paraxonopsella Lundblad 1937) RFF05
|    |–A. (P.) bifida Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|    |–A. (P.) filunguis Lundblad 1937 RFF05
|    `–A. (P.) hamata Lundblad 1936 RFF05
`–A. (Rostaxonopsella Orghidan & Gruia 1987) RFF05
`–A. (R.) nana Orghidan & Gruia 1987 RFF05

Axonopsella incertae sedis:
A. affinis Lundblad 1943 RFF05
A. andina Lundblad 1953 RFF05
A. australica Cook 1986 H98
A. bakeri WL09
A. cerucha Cook 1986 H98
A. chordella Cook 1986 H98
A. davidsi Cook 1986 H98
A. diamphida Cook 1986 H98
A. diatropa Cook 1986 H98
A. eremita Cook 1986 H98
A. expansipes Cook 1986 H98
|–A. e. expansipes H98
`–A. e. zodala Cook 1986 H98
A. ferradasae Cook 1986 H98
A. fragala Cook 1986 H98
A. groota Cook 1986 H98
A. harveyi Cook 1986 H98
A. henrechi Orghidan & Gruia 1981 RFF05
A. hopkinsi Cook 1986 H98
A. interstitialis Cook 1986 H98
A. jacunda Cook 1986 H98
A. koola Cook 1986 H98
A. laeta Cook 1986 H98
A. magna Cook 1986 H98
A. oldora Cook 1986 H98
A. plaumanni Lundblad 1936 RFF05
A. ricala Cook 1986 H98
A. spinigera Lundblad 1930 RFF05
A. thori Cook 1986 H98
A. trimaculata Cook 1986 H98
A. truza Cook 1986 H98
A. vaginalis Viets 1936 RFF05
A. vietsi Lundblad 1937 RFF05
A. walteri Cook 1986 H98
A. wasta Cook 1986 H98
A. wootoomba Cook 1986 H98
A. zotela Cook 1986 H98

*Type species of generic name indicated

REFERENCES

[H98] Halliday, R. B. 1998. Mites of Australia: A checklist and bibliography. CSIRO Publishing: Collingwood.

[RFF05] Rosso de Ferradás, B., & H. R. Fernández. 2005. Elenco y biogeografía de los ácaros acuáticos (Acari, Parasitengona, Hydrachnidia) de Sudamérica. Graellsia 61 (2): 181–224.

[WL09] Walter, D. E., E. E. Lindquist, I. M. Smith, D. R. Cook & G. W. Krantz. 2009. Order Trombidiformes. In: Krantz, G. W., & D. E. Walter (eds) A Manual of Acarology 3rd ed. pp. 233–420. Texas Tech University Press.

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