SYNOPSIS OF THE DESCRIBED ASTIGMATA OF THE WORLD
3/7/2005 
                                                         Recent        Fossil      Status
                                                      Gen.  Spec.    Gen.   Spec.
 
ORDER            Astigmata                           1096    3419      2       3 
SUBORDER           AstigmataIncertae                    1       1      0       0 
FAMILY                      Troglotacaridae             1       1      0       0 * 
SUBORDER           Acaridia                           428    1396      2       3 
SUPERFAMILY               Schizoglyphoidea              2       2      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Schizoglyphidae             1       1      0       0 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Histiostomatoidea            59     212      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Histiostomatidae           56     208      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Guanolichidae               3       4      0       0 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Canestrinioidea             103     319      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Chetochelacaridae           1       1      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Lophonotacaridae            1       1      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Canestriniidae             91     295      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Heterocoptidae             10      22      0       0 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Hemisarcoptoidea             50     222      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Chaetodactylidae            3      69      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Hyadesiidae                 2      37      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Carpoglyphidae              4       8      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Algophagidae                8      16      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Hemisarcoptidae             8      18      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Winterschmidtiidae         25      74      0       0 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Glycyphagoidea               72     156      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Euglycyphagidae             5       5      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Chortoglyphidae             4      12      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Pedetropodidae              1       1      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Echimyopodidae              4      12      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Aeroglyphidae               2      10      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Rosensteiniidae            14      30      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Glycyphagidae              42      86      0       0 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Acaroidea                   126     433      2       3 * 
FAMILY                      AcaroideaIncertae           2       2      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Sapracaridae                1       2      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Suidasiidae                 5       9      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Lardoglyphidae              1       6      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Glycacaridae                1       1      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Gaudiellidae                3       6      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Acaridae                  113     407      2       3 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Hypoderoidea                 17      53      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Hypoderidae                17      53      0       0 * 
SUBORDER           Psoroptidia                        667    2022      0       0 
SUPERFAMILY               PsoroptidiaIncertae          16      17      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Ptyssalgidae                1       1      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Psoralgidae                15      16      0       0 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Pterolichoidea              208     572      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Oconnoriidae                1       1      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Ptiloxenidae                3       7      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Pterolichidae             111     289      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Cheylabididae               3       5      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Ochrolichidae               3       4      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Gabuciniidae               14      41      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Falculiferidae             15      38      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Eustathiidae               17      59      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Crypturoptidae              9      10      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Thoracosathesidae           1       2      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Rectijanuidae               1       2      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Ascouracaridae              7      21      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Syringobiidae              15      66      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Kiwilichidae                1       1      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Kramerellidae               7      26      0       0 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Freyanoidea                  32      48      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Freyanidae                 17      26      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Vexillariidae              12      18      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Caudiferidae                3       4      0       0 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Analgoidea                  226     691      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Heteropsoridae              1       1      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Analgidae                  33      83      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Xolalgidae                 24      45      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Avenzoariidae              18     103      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Pteronyssidae              22     140      0       0 
FAMILY                      Proctophyllodidae          36      95      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Psoroptoididae              9      25      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Trouessartiidae            11      40      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Alloptidae                 31      68      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Thysanocercidae             1       6      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Dermationidae               8      16      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Epidermoptidae              8      15      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Apionacaridae               4       7      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Dermoglyphidae              6       8      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Laminosioptidae             5      22      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Knemidokoptidae             7      12      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Cytoditidae                 2       5      0       0 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Pyroglyphoidea               26      52      0       0 
FAMILY                      Pyroglyphidae              18      42      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Turbinoptidae               8      10      0       0 * 
SUPERFAMILY               Psoroptoidea                159     642      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Psoroptidae                17      21      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Galagalgidae                1       1      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Lobalgidae                  3       7      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Myocoptidae                 6      18      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Rhyncoptidae                2       3      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Audycoptidae                3       5      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Listrophoridae             26     172      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Chirodiscidae              24      93      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Atopomelidae               43     214      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Chirorhynchobiidae          1       1      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Gastronyssidae              7      10      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Lemurnyssidae               2       2      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Pneumocoptidae              1       3      0       0 * 
FAMILY                      Sarcoptidae                23      92      0       0 *