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Distribution path and Subregions of Canada (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - North America - Canada
Subregions: Alberta, British Columbia (Vancouver Island), Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador (Labrador, Newfoundland), Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Taxonomy for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Canada
Class
Canada
Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) - Systematics
 252 families, 796 genera, 2358 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
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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
Canada
    Dromopoda (Shultz, 1990)
     22 families, 50 genera, 73 species
Subclass
Canada
    Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831)
     230 families, 746 genera, 2285 species

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Family overview for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Canada
Acalyptonotidae (Walter, 1911) - 2 Species
Acaridae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 Species
Achipteriidae (Thor, 1929) - 9 Species
Agelenidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 17 SpeciesAraneomorph funnel-web spiders
Amaurobiidae (Thorell, 1870) - 26 SpeciesTangled nest spiders
Amblyommidae (Banks, 1907) - 8 Species
Ameridae (Grandjean, 1965) - 6 Species
Ameronothridae (Willmann, 1931) - 3 Species
Ametroproctidae (Subías, 2004) - 6 Species
Ammotrechidae (Roewer, 1934) - 1 SpeciesSand runner
Amphinectidae (Forster & Wilton, 1973) - 1 SpeciesForest Hunters
Analgidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 4 SpeciesFeather mites
Anisitsiellidae (Koenike, 1910) - 3 Species
Antennophoridae (Berlese, 1892) - 1 Species
Anthracomartidae (Haase, 1890) - 5 Species
Anthracosironidae (Pocock, 1903) - 1 Species
Antrodiaetidae (Gertsch, 1940) - 1 SpeciesFolding trapdoor spiders
Anyphaenidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 6 SpeciesAnyphaenid sac spiders
Aphelacaridae (Grandjean, 1954) - 1 Species
Araneidae (Simon, 1895) - 71 SpeciesOrb-weaver spiders
Arborichthoniidae (J. & P. Balogh, 1992) - 1 Species
Argasidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 3 SpeciesSoft ticks
Arrenuridae (Thor, 1900) - 5 Species
Ascidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 6 Species
Astegistidae (Balogh, 1961) - 4 Species
Athienemanniidae (Viets, 1922) - 2 Species
Atopochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1949) - 1 Species
Aturidae (Thor, 1900) - 2 Species
Atypidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesPurse web spiders
Autognetidae (Grandjean, 1960) - 2 Species
Avenzoariidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 1 Species
Banksinomidae (Kunst, 1971) - 5 Species
Bdellidae (Dugès, 1834) - 3 SpeciesSnout Mites
Belbidae (Willmann, 1931) -> Damaeidae - 1 Species
Blattisociidae (Garman, 1948) -> Ascidae - 1 Species
Brachychthoniidae (Thor, 1934) - 29 Species
Caddidae (Banks, 1892) - 2 Species
Caleremaeidae (Grandjean, 1965) - 2 Species
Camisiidae (Oudemans, 1900) - 22 Species
Caponiidae (Simon, 1890) - 1 SpeciesTwo-Eyed-Spiders
Carabodidae (Koch, 1837) - 17 Species
Celaenopsidae (Berlese, 1892) - 1 Species
Cepheidae (Berlese, 1896) - 8 Species
Ceratoppiidae (Kunst, 1971) -> Peloppiidae - 1 Species
Ceratozetidae (Jacot, 1925) - 48 Species
Ceresellidae (P. G. Pavlitshenko, 1993) - 1 Species
Chamobatidae (Thor, 1937) - 2 Species
Chappuisididae (Motas & Tanasachi, 1946) - 2 Species
Chapuisididae - 0 Species
Cheliferidae (Risso, 1826) - 5 Species
Chernetidae (Menge, 1855) - 10 Species
Cheyletidae (Leach, 1815) - 4 Species
Chortoglyphidae (Berlese, 1897) - 1 Species
Chthoniidae (Daday, 1888) - 4 Species
Clubionidae (Wagner, 1887) - 2 SpeciesSac spiders
Corinnidae (Karsch, 1880) - 25 SpeciesDark sac spiders
Cosmochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1946) - 1 Species
Ctenidae (Keyserling, 1877) - 1 SpeciesTropical wolf spiders
Cunaxidae (Thor, 1902) - 1 SpeciesPredatory Mites
Cybaeidae (Banks, 1892) - 9 SpeciesWater spiders
Cymbaeremaeidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 3 Species
Damaeidae (Berlese, 1896) - 17 Species
Dermanyssidae (Kolenati, 1859) - 4 Species
Dermationidae (Fain, 1965) - 1 Species
Dictynidae (O. P-cambridge, 1871) - 60 SpeciesDictynid spiders
Digamasellidae (Evans, 1957) - 3 Species
Dysderidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 2 SpeciesWoodlouse hunter spiders
Eniochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1947) - 2 Species
Eophrynidae (Karsch, 1882) - 1 Species
Eoscorpiidae (Scudder, 1884) - 1 Species
Epilohmanniidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 1 Species
Eremaeidae (Oudemans, 1900) - 29 Species
Eremobatidae (Kraepelin, 1899) - 5 Species
Eremobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 1 Species
Eremulidae (Grandjean, 1965) - 1 Species
Ereynetidae (Schrank, 1776) - 1 Species
Eriophyidae (Nalepa, 1898) - 3 SpeciesGall mites
Erythraeidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 1 Species
Eulohmanniidae (Grandjean, 1931) - 1 Species
Euphthiracaridae (Jacot, 1930) - 19 Species
Euzetidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 1 Species
Eylaidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 Species
Feltriidae (Viets, 1926) - 1 Species
Gabuciniidae (Gaud & Atyeo, 1975) - 1 Species
Galumnidae (Jacot, 1925) - 6 Species
Gehypochthoniidae (Strenzke, 1963) - 1 Species
Gigantoscorpionidae (Kjellesvig-waering, 1986) - 1 Species
Glycyphagidae (De Geer, 1778) - 9 Species
Gnaphosidae (Pocock, 1898) - 83 SpeciesFlat-bellied ground spiders
Grandoculidae (Penney, 2011) - 1 Species
Gustaviidae (Oudemans, 1900) - 2 Species
Gymnodamaeidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 8 Species
Hahniidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 18 SpeciesDwarf sheet spiders
Halacaridae (Murray, 1877) - 9 Species
Haplozetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 9 Species
Hermanniellidae (Grandjean, 1934) - 3 Species
Hermanniidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 6 Species
Heterocheylidae (Trägårdh, 1950) - 1 Species
Heterozetidae (Kunst, 1971) - 2 Species
Histiostomatidae (Berlese, 1897) - 6 Species
Humerobatidae (Grandjean, 1970) - 4 Species
Huttoniidae (Simon, 1893) - 1 SpeciesHuttoniid spiders
Hydrachnidae (Leach, 1815) - 8 Species
Hydrodromidae (Viets, 1936) - 1 Species
Hydrozetidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 2 Species
Hydryphantidae (Piersig, 1896) - 7 Species
Hygrobatidae (Koch, 1842) - 6 Species
Hypochthoniidae (Berlese, 1910) - 1 Species
Hypoderatidae (Murray, 1877) -> Hypoderidae - 1 Species
Hypoderidae (Murray, 1877) - 1 Species
Iolinidae (Pritchard, 1956) - 3 Species
Ischyropsalididae (Simon, 1879) - 1 Species
Isobuthidae (Petrunkevitch, 1913) - 1 Species
Ixodidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 22 SpeciesHard ticks
Ixodorhynchidae (Ewing, 1923) - 1 Species
Johnstonianidae (Thor, 1935) - 1 Species
Knemidokoptidae (Lavoipierre & Griffiths, 1951) -> Knemidokoptinae - 1 Species
Kodiakellidae (Hammer, 1967) - 1 Species
Krendowskiidae (Viets, 1926) - 1 Species
Labidostommidae (Oudemans, 1906) -> Labidostommatidae - 1 Species
Laelapidae (Berlese, 1892) - 13 Species
Larcidae (Harvey, 1992) - 1 Species
Lebertiidae (Thor, 1900) - 4 Species
Liacaridae (Sellnick, 1928) - 8 Species
Limnesiidae (Thor, 1900) - 1 Species
Limnozetidae (Thor, 1937) - 10 Species
Linyphiidae (Blackwall, 1859) - 508 SpeciesDwarf spiders
Liocranidae (Simon, 1897) - 3 SpeciesLiocranid sac spiders
Listrophoridae (Mégnin & Trouessart, 1884) - 3 Species
Lycosidae (Lehtinen & Hippa, 1979) - 113 SpeciesWolf spiders
Macronyssidae (Oudemans, 1936) - 4 Species
Malaconothridae (Berlese, 1916) - 4 Species
Mazoniidae (Petrunkevitch, 1913) - 1 Species
Megeremaeidae (Woolley & Higgins, 1968) - 4 Species
Mesoplophoridae (Ewing, 1917) - 4 Species
Metrioppiidae (Balogh, 1943) - 8 Species
Microtrombidiidae (Womersley, 1936) - 3 SpeciesMicro velvet mites
Microzetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 1 Species
Mideopsidae (Koenike, 1910) - 2 Species
Mimetidae (Simon, 1881) - 6 SpeciesPirate spiders
Miturgidae (Simon, 1885) - 2 SpeciesLong-legged sac spiders
Mochlozetidae (Grandjean, 1960) - 3 Species
Momoniidae (Viets, 1926) - 3 Species
Mycobatidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 22 Species
Myobiidae (Megnin, 1877) - 10 Species
Myocoptidae (Gunther, 1942) - 2 Species
Mysmenidae (Petrunkevitch, 1928) - 2 SpeciesSpurred orb-weavers
Nanhermanniidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 2 Species
Nanorchestidae (Luxton, 1984) - 1 Species
Nemastomatidae (Simon, 1872) - 2 Species
Nenteriidae (Hirschmann, 1979) - 0 Species
Neoacaridae (Motas & Tanasachi, 1947) - 4 Species
Neobisiidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 5 Species
Neoliodidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 2 Species
Nesticidae (Simon, 1894) - 2 SpeciesCave cobweb spiders
Nothridae (Berlese, 1896) - 6 Species
Ochyroceratidae (Fage, 1912) - 1 SpeciesMidget ground weavers
Ologamasidae (Ryke, 1962) - 2 Species
Oonopidae (Simon, 1890) - 3 SpeciesDwarf hunting spiders
Oppiidae (Sellnick, 1937) - 14 Species
Oribatellidae (Jacot, 1925) - 6 Species
Oribatulidae (Thor, 1929) - 13 Species
Oribotritiidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 9 Species
Oxyopidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesLynx spiders
Palaeacaridae (Grandjean, 1932) - 1 Species
Palaeophonidae (Thorell & Lindström, 1885) - 1 Species
Paracharontidae (Weygoldt, 1996) - 1 Species
Parakalummidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 2 Species
Parantennulidae (Willmann, 1940) - 1 Species
Parapirnodidae (Aoki & Ohkubo, 1974) - 2 Species
Parasitidae (Oudemans, 1901) - 3 Species
Parhypochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1932) - 3 Species
Passalozetidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 1 Species
Penthaleidae (Oudemans, 1931) - 1 SpeciesEarth Mites
Perlohmanniidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 1 Species
Phalangiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 Species
Phalangodidae (Simon, 1879) - 1 Species
Phenopelopidae (Petrunkevitch, 1955) - 8 Species
Philodanidae (Kethley, 1977) - 1 Species
Philodromidae (Thorell, 1870) - 44 SpeciesPhilodromid crab spiders
Pholcidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 36 SpeciesDaddy long-legs spiders
Phthiracaridae (Perty, 1841) - 20 Species
Phytoptidae (Manson, 1970) - 10 Species
Phytoseiidae (Berlese, 1916) - 1 Species
Pimoidae (Wunderlich, 1986) - 1 SpeciesPimoid spiders
Pionidae (Thor, 1900) - 15 Species
Pisauridae (Simon, 1890) - 8 SpeciesNursery web spiders
Platyameridae (Balogh & Balogh, 1983) - 1 Species
Podapolipidae (Husband, 1990) - 2 Species
Podopterotegaeidae (Piffl, 1972) - 1 Species
Polyaspididae (Berlese, 1913) - 7 Species
Proctophyllodidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 1 Species
Protodinychidae (Evans, 1957) - 1 Species
Protoribatidae (J. & P. Balogh, 1984) - 2 Species
Pseudogarypidae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1923) - 1 Species
Psoroptidae (Hering, 1838) - 1 SpeciesScab mites
Pterochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1950) - 1 Species
Punctoribatidae (Thor, 1937) - 1 Species
Pyemotidae (Newport, 1850) - 2 Species
Pygmephoridae (Krczal, 1964) - 1 Species
Pyroglyphidae (Cunliffe, 1958) - 1 Species
Quadroppiidae (Balogh, 1983) - 2 Species
Rhagidiidae (Zacharda, 1980) - 11 Species
Rhodacaridae (Oudemans, 1902) - 4 Species
Rutripalpidae (Sokolow, 1934) - 0 Species
Salticidae (Blackwall, 1842) - 125 SpeciesJumping spiders
Sarcoptidae (Megnin, 1877) - 1 SpeciesItch mites
Scheloribatidae (Jacot, 1935) - 4 Species
Sclerosomatidae (Simon, 1879) - 10 Species
Segestriidae (Simon, 1893) - 1 SpeciesTubeweb spiders
Sejidae (Berlese, 1885) - 2 Species
Sperchontidae (Thor, 1900) - 11 Species
Steganacaridae (NiedbaÅa, 1986) - 10 Species
Stigmaeidae (Wood, 1967) - 8 Species
Suctobelbidae (Jacot, 1938) - 9 Species
Syarinidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 3 Species
Synichotritiidae (Walker, 1965) - 1 Species
Syringobiidae (Trouessart, 1897) - 2 Species
Syringophilidae (Lavoipierre, 1953) - 2 Species
Tarsocheylidae (Berlese, 1904) - 2 Species
Tarsonemidae (Kramer, 1877) - 9 SpeciesWhite mites
Tectocepheidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 3 Species
Tegeocranellidae (P. Balogh, 1987) - 1 Species
Tegoribatidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 3 Species
Telemidae (Fage, 1913) - 1 SpeciesLong-legged cave spiders
Tengellidae (Dahl, 1908) - 1 SpeciesTengellid spiders
Tenuialidae (Jacot, 1929) - 1 Species
Tenuipalpidae (Berlese, 1913) - 1 SpeciesFalse spider mites
Tetragnathidae (Menge, 1866) - 26 SpeciesLong jawed orb-weavers
Tetranychidae (Donnadieu, 1875) - 24 SpeciesSpider mites
Theridiidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 101 SpeciesCobweb spiders
Theridiosomatidae (Simon, 1881) - 1 SpeciesRay spiders
Thomisidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 73 SpeciesCrab spiders
Titanoecidae (Lehtinen, 1967) - 3 SpeciesTitanoecid spiders
Torrenticolidae (Thor, 1902) - 1 SpeciesTorrent Mites
Trematuridae (Berlese, 1917) - 23 Species
Trhypochthoniidae (Willmann, 1931) - 4 Species
Triaenonychidae (Sörensen In Koch, 1886) - 3 Species
Trombiculidae (Ewing, 1929) - 5 SpeciesChiggers
Trombidiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBeer Bahuti
Tydeidae (Kramer, 1877) - 3 SpeciesTydeid mites
Uloboridae (Thorell, 1869) - 3 SpeciesHackled orb-weaver
Unionicolidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 12 Species
Urodinychidae (Berlese, 1917) - 5 Species
Uropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 1 Species
Vaejovidae (Thorell, 1876) - 4 Species
Veigaiidae (Oudemans, 1939) - 1 Species
Walchiidae (Ewing, 1946) - 1 Species
Wettinidae (Cook, 1956) - 1 Species
Winterschmidtiidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 0 Species
Xolalgidae (Dubinin, 1953) - 2 Species
Zerconidae (Berlese, 1892) - 1 Species
Zetomimidae (Shaldybina, 1966) - 4 Species
Zodariidae (Thorell, 1881) - 1 SpeciesZodariid ground spiders
Zoridae (F. O. P-cambridge, 1893) - 1 SpeciesZorid spiders
255 Families with 2356 Species in Canada
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Species overview - Checklist for Arachnida in Canada without family allocation
Cosmoppia ornata (Oudemans, 1900)Info
Sorellophrynus carbonarius (A. I. Petrunkevitch, 1913)Info
2 Species in Arachnida for Canada listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
AuthorLamarck, 1801

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