Crotoniidae Thorell, 1876, Thorell, 1876

Fischer, Barbara M. & Schatz, Heinrich, 2013, Biodiversity of oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) along an altitudinal gradient in the Central Alps, Zootaxa 3626 (4), pp. 429-454: 436

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3626.4.2

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Crotoniidae Thorell, 1876
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Crotoniidae Thorell, 1876  

Camisia biurus (C.L. Koch, 1839)  

Distribution: Holarctic

Habitat: preferably in dry meadows and bushland Obergurgl area: pine forest at 2050 m (Zirbenwald)

Camisia spinifer (C.L. Koch, 1835)  

Distribution: Holarctic, Oriental and Neotropical regions

Habitat: coniferous forests, also arboricolous

Obergurgl area: pine forest at 2050 m (Zirbenwald), Nardetum at 2300 m (Schönwieskopf); previous studies: 1960–1980 m (hay meadow), pine forest at 2050 m (Zirbenwald)

Platynothrus peltifer (C.L. Koch, 1839)  

Distribution: Holarctic, New Zealand

Habitat: euryoecious, preferably in moister habitats

Obergurgl area: pine forest at 2050 m (Zirbenwald); previous studies: 1960–1980 m (hay meadow), pine forest at 2050 m (Zirbenwald), 2100 m (dwarf shrub community), 2230 m (alpine meadows with lichen communities) Nomenclatural remark: Heminothrus (Platynothrus) peltifer (Koch, 1839)   according to Subías (2012)