Liacaridae Sellnick, 1928

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: 438

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

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Liacaridae Sellnick, 1928
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Liacaridae Sellnick, 1928 

Adoristes ovatus (C.L. Koch, 1839) 

Distribution: Holarctic

Habitat: in forest litter, also mining in conifer needles Obergurgl area: pine forest at 2050 m (Zirbenwald)

Liacarus coracinus (C.L. Koch, 1840) 

Distribution: Holarctic

Habitat: euryoecious, preferably in forest soils and meadows with much organic content

Obergurgl area: pine forest at 2050 m (Zirbenwald); previous studies: 1960–1980 m (hay meadows), pine forest at 2050 m (Zirbenwald), 2100–2190 m (dwarf shrub community), 2250–2340 m (alpine meadows with lichen communities), 2500 m (scree slope)

Liacarus oribatelloides Winkler, 1956 

Distribution: Central Europe: Czech Republic, Austria, Southern Germany Habitat: forest soils

Obergurgl area: pine forest at 2050 m (Zirbenwald); previous studies: pine forest at 2050 m (Zirbenwald)