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Distribution path and Subregions of Central Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa
Subregions: Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo (Congo basin, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo), Equatorial Guinea (Bioko), Gabon, São Tomé and Príncipe (Príncipe, São Tomé)
Taxonomy for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Central Africa
Class
Central Africa
Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) - Systematics
 224 families, 1017 genera, 3229 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 en.wikipedia.org
Arachnida in species.wikimedia.org
Arachnida in dyntaxa.se
Subclass
Central Africa
    Dromopoda (Shultz, 1990)
     35 families, 183 genera, 503 species
Subclass
Central Africa
    Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831)
     187 families, 814 genera, 2700 species

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Family overview for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Central Africa
Acaridae (Latreille, 1802) - 10 Species
Acarophenacidae (Cross, 1965) - 1 Species
Aeroglyphidae (Zakhvatkin, 1941) - 1 Species
Agelenidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 14 SpeciesAraneomorph funnel-web spiders
Alloptidae (Gaud, 1957) - 1 Species
Amblyommidae (Banks, 1907) - 82 Species
Ameroseiidae (Evans In Hughs, 1961) - 1 Species
Analgidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 4 SpeciesFeather mites
Anapidae (Simon, 1895) - 5 SpeciesTiny Orbweavers
Anisitsiellidae (Koenike, 1910) - 5 Species
Araneidae (Simon, 1895) - 133 SpeciesOrb-weaver spiders
Argasidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 15 SpeciesSoft ticks
Arrenuridae (Thor, 1900) - 21 Species
Assamiidae (Sørensen, 1884) - 108 Species
Atemnidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 37 Species
Athienemanniidae (Viets, 1922) - 1 Species
Atopomelidae (Fain, 1972) - 18 Species
Aturidae (Thor, 1900) - 28 Species
Avenzoariidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 4 Species
Barychelidae (Simon, 1889) - 16 SpeciesTrapdoor baboon spiders
Biantidae (Thorell, 1889) - 21 Species
Buthidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 54 SpeciesBark scorpions
Canestriniidae (Berlese, 1884) - 12 Species
Carabodidae (Koch, 1837) - 9 Species
Caudiferidae (Gaud & Atyeo, 1978) - 1 Species
Ceromidae (Purcell, 1903) - 2 Species
Chaetodactylidae (Zakhvatkin, 1941) - 15 Species
Charontidae (Simon, 1892) - 1 Species
Cheiridiidae (Hansen, 1893) - 4 Species
Cheliferidae (Risso, 1826) - 24 Species
Chernetidae (Menge, 1855) - 26 Species
Cheyletidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 Species
Chirodiscidae (Trouessart, 1892) - 13 Species
Chortoglyphidae (Berlese, 1897) - 1 Species
Chthoniidae (Daday, 1888) - 21 Species
Corinnidae (Karsch, 1880) - 82 SpeciesDark sac spiders
Crotoniidae (Thorell, 1876) - 1 Species
Ctenidae (Keyserling, 1877) - 62 SpeciesTropical wolf spiders
Cunaxidae (Thor, 1902) - 1 SpeciesPredatory Mites
Cyatholipidae (Simon, 1894) - 5 SpeciesCyatholipids
Cymbaeremaeidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 1 Species
Cyrtaucheniidae (Simon, 1892) - 13 SpeciesWafer trapdoor spiders
Daesiidae (Kraepelin, 1899) - 8 Species
Deinopidae (C. L. Koch, 1850) - 6 SpeciesNet-casting spiders
Dermationidae (Fain, 1965) - 3 Species
Diarthrophallidae (Trägårdh, 1946) - 2 Species
Dictynidae (O. P-cambridge, 1871) - 2 SpeciesDictynid spiders
Digamasellidae (Evans, 1957) - 3 Species
Diplogyniidae (Trägårdh, 1941) - 7 Species
Dipluridae (Simon, 1889) - 1 SpeciesFunnel-web tarantulas
Entonyssidae (Ewing, 1922) - 2 Species
Epidermoptidae (Trouessart, 1892) - 3 Species
Eremaeozetidae (Piffl, 1972) - 1 Species
Eremellidae (Balogh, 1961) - 1 Species
Eresidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 7 SpeciesVelvet spiders
Ereynetidae (Schrank, 1776) - 1 Species
Erythraeidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 2 Species
Eukoeneniidae (Condé, 1965) - 5 Species
Euphthiracaridae (Jacot, 1930) - 3 Species
Eupodidae (Strandtmann, 1967) - 1 SpeciesEupodid mites
Eustathiidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 5 Species
Euzerconidae (Trägårdh, 1938) - 1 Species
Falculiferidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 1 Species
Feaellidae (Ellingsen, 1906) - 2 Species
Filistatidae (Ausserer, 1867) - 1 SpeciesCrevice weavers
Freyanidae (Dubinin, 1953) - 1 Species
Gabuciniidae (Gaud & Atyeo, 1975) - 11 Species
Galagalgidae (Fain, 1963) - 1 Species
Galeodidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 3 Species
Garypinidae (Daday, 1888) - 2 Species
Gastronyssidae (Fain, 1956) - 3 Species
Geogarypidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 8 Species
Glycyphagidae (De Geer, 1778) - 3 Species
Gnaphosidae (Pocock, 1898) - 67 SpeciesFlat-bellied ground spiders
Grandjeanicidae (Kethley, 1977) - 1 Species
Guanolichidae (Fain, 1968) - 1 Species
Gylippidae (Lawrence, 1968) - 1 Species
Hahniidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 8 SpeciesDwarf sheet spiders
Halacaridae (Murray, 1877) - 5 Species
Haplozetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 2 Species
Harpagopalpidae (Viets, 1924) - 2 Species
Harpirhynchidae (Dubinin, 1957) - 1 Species
Harpyrhynchidae (Dubinin, 1957) - 2 Species
Hermanniidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 2 Species
Hersiliidae (Thorell, 1870) - 12 SpeciesTree trunk spiders
Heterocoptidae (Fain, 1967) - 3 Species
Heterozerconidae (Berlese, 1892) - 7 Species
Hexathelidae (Simon, 1892) - 4 SpeciesVenomous funnel-web tarantulas
Hexisopodidae (Karsch, 1879) - 2 Species
Histiostomatidae (Berlese, 1897) - 10 Species
Hormuridae (Laurie, 1896) - 1 Species
Hubbardiidae (Cook, 1899) - 8 SpeciesHubbardiid shorttailed whipscorpions
Hydrachnidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 Species
Hydrodromidae (Viets, 1936) - 2 Species
Hydryphantidae (Piersig, 1896) - 7 Species
Hygrobatidae (Koch, 1842) - 19 Species
Hypoderatidae (Murray, 1877) - 4 Species
Hypoderidae (Murray, 1877) - 1 Species
Ideoroncidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 3 Species
Idiopidae (Simon, 1892) - 13 SpeciesTrapdoor Spiders
Ixodidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 39 SpeciesHard ticks
Ixodorhynchidae (Ewing, 1923) - 1 Species
Kramerellidae (Gaud & Mouchet, 1961) - 4 Species
Labidostommidae (Oudemans, 1906) -> Labidostommatidae - 1 Species
Laelapidae (Berlese, 1892) - 35 Species
Laminosioptidae (Vitzthum, 1931) - 1 Species
Lardoglyphidae (Oudemans, 1927) - 1 Species
Lechytiidae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1929) - 4 Species
Limnesiidae (Thor, 1900) - 5 Species
Linyphiidae (Blackwall, 1859) - 166 SpeciesDwarf spiders
Liochelidae (Fet & Bechley, 2001) - 8 SpeciesRockloving scorpions
Liocranidae (Simon, 1897) - 2 SpeciesLiocranid sac spiders
Listrophoridae (Mégnin & Trouessart, 1884) - 11 Species
Lohmanniidae (Berlese, 1916) - 1 Species
Lycosidae (Lehtinen & Hippa, 1979) - 139 SpeciesWolf spiders
Macrochelidae (Vitzthum, 1930) - 6 Species
Macrodinychidae (Hirschmann, 1979) - 1 Species
Macronyssidae (Oudemans, 1936) - 1 Species
Megacelaenopsidae (Funk, 1975) - 1 Species
Menthidae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1930) - 1 Species
Microdispidae (Cross, 1965) - 2 Species
Microtrombidiidae (Womersley, 1936) - 2 SpeciesMicro velvet mites
Mideidae (Thor, 1911) - 1 Species
Mideopsidae (Koenike, 1910) - 1 Species
Migidae (Simon, 1892) - 6 SpeciesTree trapdoor spiders
Mimetidae (Simon, 1881) - 3 SpeciesPirate spiders
Miturgidae (Simon, 1885) - 26 SpeciesLong-legged sac spiders
Myobiidae (Megnin, 1877) - 21 Species
Myocoptidae (Gunther, 1942) - 2 Species
Mysmenidae (Petrunkevitch, 1928) - 3 SpeciesSpurred orb-weavers
Neobisiidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 2 Species
Neogoveidae (Shear, 1980) - 2 Species
Nesticidae (Simon, 1894) - 3 SpeciesCave cobweb spiders
Ochyroceratidae (Fage, 1912) - 15 SpeciesMidget ground weavers
Oecobiidae (Blackwall, 1862) - 2 SpeciesDisc web spiders
Olpiidae (Banks, 1895) - 19 Species
Omentolaelapidae (Fain, 1961) - 1 Species
Oonopidae (Simon, 1890) - 46 SpeciesDwarf hunting spiders
Opilioacaridae (With, 1902) - 1 Species
Oplitidae (Johnston, 1968) - 9 Species
Oppiidae (Sellnick, 1937) - 2 Species
Oribotritiidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 1 Species
Oxidae (Viets, 1926) - 5 Species
Oxyopidae (Thorell, 1870) - 26 SpeciesLynx spiders
Palpimanidae (Thorell, 1870) - 8 SpeciesPalp-footed spiders
Phalangiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 7 Species
Philodromidae (Thorell, 1870) - 12 SpeciesPhilodromid crab spiders
Pholcidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 115 SpeciesDaddy long-legs spiders
Phrynichidae (Simon, 1892) - 11 Species
Phrynidae (Blanchard, 1852) - 1 Species
Phthiracaridae (Perty, 1841) - 3 Species
Phytoseiidae (Berlese, 1916) - 2 Species
Pionidae (Thor, 1900) - 3 Species
Pisauridae (Simon, 1890) - 42 SpeciesNursery web spiders
Podapolipidae (Husband, 1990) - 12 Species
Podoctidae (Roewer, 1912) - 1 Species
Proctophyllodidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 2 Species
Prodidomidae (Simon, 1882) - 2 SpeciesLong-spinneret ground spiders
Pseudochiridiidae (Chamberlin, 1923) - 3 Species
Psoralgidae (Oudemans, 1908) - 1 Species
Psoroptidae (Hering, 1838) - 5 SpeciesScab mites
Psoroptoididae (Gaud, 1958) - 5 Species
Pterolichidae (Trouessart, 1899) - 13 Species
Pteronyssidae (Oudemans, 1941) - 30 Species
Pyramidopidae (Starega, 1992) - 23 Species
Pyroglyphidae (Cunliffe, 1958) - 5 Species
Rhynchoribatidae (Balogh, 1961) - 2 Species
Ricinoididae (Ewing, 1929) - 4 SpeciesHooded tickspiders
Rosensteiniidae (Cooreman, 1954) - 2 Species
Salticidae (Blackwall, 1842) - 244 SpeciesJumping spiders
Samoidae (Sørensen, 1886) - 1 Species
Sarcoptidae (Megnin, 1877) - 22 SpeciesItch mites
Scheloribatidae (Jacot, 1935) - 1 Species
Scorpionidae (Pierre André Latreille, 1802) - 17 SpeciesLargeclaw scorpions
Scytodidae (Blackwall, 1864) - 10 SpeciesSpitting spiders
Segestriidae (Simon, 1893) - 6 SpeciesTubeweb spiders
Sejidae (Berlese, 1885) - 4 Species
Selenopidae (Simon, 1897) - 17 SpeciesWall spiders
Solpugidae (Leach, 1815) - 50 Species
Sparassidae (Bertkau, 1872) - 50 SpeciesHuntsman spiders
Spinturnicidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 3 Species
Steganacaridae (NiedbaÅa, 1986) - 11 Species
Stigmaeidae (Wood, 1967) - 6 Species
Suidasiidae (Hughes, 1948) - 1 Species
Syarinidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 5 Species
Symphytognathidae (Hickman, 1931) - 1 SpeciesDwarf orb-weavers
Syringobiidae (Trouessart, 1897) - 1 Species
Syringophilidae (Lavoipierre, 1953) - 4 Species
Tarsonemidae (Kramer, 1877) - 14 SpeciesWhite mites
Telemidae (Fage, 1913) - 4 SpeciesLong-legged cave spiders
Tenuipalpidae (Berlese, 1913) - 7 SpeciesFalse spider mites
Tetrablemmidae (O. P-cambridge, 1873) - 6 SpeciesArmored spiders
Tetragnathidae (Menge, 1866) - 67 SpeciesLong jawed orb-weavers
Tetranychidae (Donnadieu, 1875) - 47 SpeciesSpider mites
Teutoniidae (Koenike, 1910) - 1 Species
Theraphosidae (Thorell, 1870) - 63 SpeciesTarantulas
Theridiidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 61 SpeciesCobweb spiders
Theridiosomatidae (Simon, 1881) - 3 SpeciesRay spiders
Thomisidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 100 SpeciesCrab spiders
Thysanocercidae (Atyeo & Peterson, 1972) - 3 Species
Torrenticolidae (Thor, 1902) - 21 SpeciesTorrent Mites
Trachyuropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 17 Species
Trematuridae (Berlese, 1917) - 33 Species
Tridenchthoniidae (Balzan, 1892) - 9 Species
Triplogyniidae (Funk, 1977) - 1 Species
Trochanteriidae (Karsch, 1879) - 1 SpeciesTrochanteriid spiders
Trombiculidae (Ewing, 1929) - 3 SpeciesChiggers
Trouessartiidae (Gaud, 1957) - 6 Species
Turbinoptidae (Fain, 1957) - 1 Species
Tydeidae (Kramer, 1877) - 3 SpeciesTydeid mites
Uloboridae (Thorell, 1869) - 1 SpeciesHackled orb-weaver
Unionicolidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 40 Species
Urodinychidae (Berlese, 1917) - 3 Species
Uropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 35 Species
Vexillariidae (Gaud & Mouchet, 1959) - 3 Species
Walchiidae (Ewing, 1946) - 4 Species
Winterschmidtiidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 4 Species
Withiidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 20 Species
Xolalgidae (Dubinin, 1953) - 3 Species
Zodariidae (Thorell, 1881) - 39 SpeciesZodariid ground spiders
Zoridae (F. O. P-cambridge, 1893) - 2 SpeciesZorid spiders
Zorocratidae (Dahl, 1913) - 3 SpeciesZorocratid spiders
222 Families with 3203 Species in Central Africa
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Species overview - Checklist for Arachnida in Central Africa without family allocation
Palindroma obmoimiombo (Jocqué & Henrard, 2015)Info
1 Species in Arachnida for Central Africa listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
AuthorLamarck, 1801

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