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Distribution path and Subregions of Benin (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Benin
Taxonomy for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Benin
Class
Benin
Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) - Systematics
 14 families, 23 genera, 53 species
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Families1.063    worldwide
Genera15.295    worldwide
Species143.413    worldwide
Common namesArachnids
German namesSpinnentiere
Dutch namesSpinachtigen
Danish namesSpindlere
Finnish namesHämähäkkieläimet
Norwegian namesEdderkoppdyr
Swedish namesSpindeldjur
Spanish namesArácnido
French namesArachnides
Portuguese namesAracnídeo
AuthorLamarck, 1801
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, Kaukasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Antarctic, Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, South Palaearctic, North Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental)

Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands, North Pacific, East Pacific, West Pacific, Bering Sea)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, North Sea)

Indian Ocean (Bay of Bengal, Southeast Indian Ocean)


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Distr. infoWorldwide
Links and ReferencesArachnida in bie.ala.org.au
Arachnida in biolcoll.utu.fi
Arachnida in bug.tamu.edu
Arachnida in wiki.spinnen-forum.de
Arachnida in darwinfoundation.org
Arachnida in faunaeur.org
Arachnida in itis.gov
Arachnida in spiderling.de
Arachnida in wsc.nmbe.ch
Arachnida in dyntaxa.se
Subclass
Benin
    Dromopoda (Shultz, 1990)
     2 families, 4 genera, 4 species
Subclass
Benin
    Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831)
     12 families, 19 genera, 49 species

Family overview for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Benin
Acaridae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 Species
Amblyommidae (Banks, 1907) - 18 Species
Argasidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 5 SpeciesSoft ticks
Buthidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 3 SpeciesBark scorpions
Cheyletidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 Species
Eriophyidae (Nalepa, 1898) - 1 SpeciesGall mites
Gnaphosidae (Pocock, 1898) - 1 SpeciesFlat-bellied ground spiders
Ixodidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 7 SpeciesHard ticks
Philodromidae (Thorell, 1870) - 2 SpeciesPhilodromid crab spiders
Pholcidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 2 SpeciesDaddy long-legs spiders
Phrynichidae (Simon, 1892) - 1 Species
Phytoseiidae (Berlese, 1916) - 4 Species
Scorpionidae (Pierre André Latreille, 1802) - 1 SpeciesLargeclaw scorpions
Tetranychidae (Donnadieu, 1875) - 6 SpeciesSpider mites
14 Families with 53 Species in Benin


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Species overview - Checklist for Arachnida in Benin
Species with ANext  
Aceria guerreronis (Keifer, 1965)Coconut miteInfo
Akentrobuthus atakora (Vignoli & Prendini, 2008)Info
Amblyomma splendidum (Giebel, 1877)Info
Amblyomma variegatum (Fabricius, 1794)Tropical bont tickInfo
Amblyseius andersoni (Chant, 1957)Info
Amblyseius potentillae (Garman, 1958)Info
Argas hermanni -> Argas macrostigmatusInfo
Argas latus (Filippova, 1961)Info
Argas macrostigmatus (Filippova, 1961)Info
Argas miniatus (Koch, 1844)Info
Argas persicus -> Argas miniatusFowl tickInfo
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Babycurus kirki (Pocock, 1890)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Catuna crithea (Drury, 1773)Common PathfinderInfo
Cheyletus zumpti (Fain, 1972)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Damon medius (Herbst In Lichtenstein & Herbst, 1797)Info
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Haemaphysalis asiatica (Supino, 1897)Info
Haemaphysalis bancrofti (Nuttall & Warburton, 1915)Wallaby tickInfo
Haemaphysalis leachi (Audouin, 1826)African dog tickInfo
Haemaphysalis moreli (Camicas, Hoogstraal & El Kammah, 1972)Info
Haemaphysalis muhsamae (Santos Dias, 1954)Info
Haemaphysalis paraleachi (Camicas, Hoogstraal & El Kammah, 1983)Info
Haemaphysalis punctaleachi (Camicas, Hoogstraal & El Kammah, 1973)Info
Hottentotta hottentotta (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Hyalomma albiparmatum (Schulze, 1919)Info
Hyalomma impeltatum (Schulze & Schlottke, 1930)Kratzīs HyalommaInfo
Hyalomma impressum -> Hyalomma marginatum rufipesInfo
Hyalomma marginatum rufipes (Koch, 1844)Info
Hyalomma nitidum (Schulze, 1919)Info
Hyalomma truncatum (Koch, 1844)Shiny HyalommaInfo
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Ladissa semirufa (Eugène Simon, 1907)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mononychellus progresivus -> Schizotetranychus progresivusInfo
Mononychellus tanajoa (Auct. Nec Bondar, 1938)Cassava MiteInfo
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Neoseiulus baraki (Athias-henriot, 1966)Info
Neoseiulus lula (Pritchard & Baker, 1962)Info
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Oligonychus gossypii (Zacher, 1921)Info
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Pandinus imperator (Koch, 1841)Emperor scorpionInfo
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Rhipicephalus annulatus -> Rhipicephalus microplusCattle tickInfo
Rhipicephalus decoloratus (Koch, 1844)African blue tickInfo
Rhipicephalus geigyi (Aeschlimann & Morel, 1965)Info
Rhipicephalus guilhoni (Morel & Vassiliades, 1963)Info
Rhipicephalus microplus (Canestrini, 1888)Southern cattle tickInfo
Rhipicephalus rossicus (Yakimov & Kol-yakimova, 1911)Info
Rhipicephalus sanguineus -> Rhipicephalus sanguineusBrown dog tickInfo
Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Latreille, 1806)Info
Rhipicephalus schulzei (Olenev, 1929)Info
Rhipicephalus senegalensis (Koch, 1844)Info
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Schizotetranychus progresivus (Doreste, 1981)Info
Smeringopina beninensis (Kraus, 1957)Info
Smeringopina fon (Huber, 2013)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tetranychus neocaledonicus (André, 1933)Vegetable spider miteInfo
Tetranychus urticae (C. L. Koch, 1836)Two-spotted spider miteInfo
Tibellus seriepunctatus (Eugène Simon, 1907)Info
Tyrophagus putrescentiae (Schrank, 1781)Mould miteInfo
53 Species in Arachnida for Benin listed
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Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
AuthorLamarck, 1801

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