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Distribution path and Subregions of Central America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America
Subregions: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
Taxonomy for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Central America
Class
Central America
Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) - Systematics
 230 families, 1041 genera, 3974 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)


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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 America
    Dromopoda (Shultz, 1990)
     37 families, 132 genera, 454 species
Subclass
Central America
    Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831)
     193 families, 865 genera, 3454 species

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Family overview for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Central America
Acaridae (Latreille, 1802) - 18 Species
Acarophenacidae (Cross, 1965) - 1 Species
Achipteriidae (Thor, 1929) - 1 Species
Actinopodidae (Simon, 1892) - 1 SpeciesMouse Spiders
Agelenidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 15 SpeciesAraneomorph funnel-web spiders
Amaurobiidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesTangled nest spiders
Amblyommidae (Banks, 1907) - 42 Species
Ammotrechidae (Roewer, 1934) - 13 SpeciesSand runner
Anapidae (Simon, 1895) - 9 SpeciesTiny Orbweavers
Anyphaenidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 68 SpeciesAnyphaenid sac spiders
Araneidae (Simon, 1895) - 284 SpeciesOrb-weaver spiders
Argasidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 25 SpeciesSoft ticks
Arrenuridae (Thor, 1900) - 5 Species
Ascidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 8 Species
Atemnidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 2 Species
Atopomelidae (Fain, 1972) - 2 Species
Aturidae (Thor, 1900) - 19 Species
Austrachipteriidae (Luxton, 1985) -> Achipteriidae - 1 Species
Barychelidae (Simon, 1889) - 5 SpeciesTrapdoor baboon spiders
Basilobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 1 Species
Bdellidae (Dugès, 1834) - 1 SpeciesSnout Mites
Bochicidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 3 Species
Buthidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 35 SpeciesBark scorpions
Camerobiidae (Southcott, 1957) - 1 Species
Canestriniidae (Berlese, 1884) - 17 Species
Caponiidae (Simon, 1890) - 9 SpeciesTwo-Eyed-Spiders
Ceratoppiidae (Kunst, 1971) -> Peloppiidae - 1 Species
Ceratozetidae (Jacot, 1925) - 1 Species
Chactidae (Reginald Innes Pocock, 1893) - 3 SpeciesFatclaw scorpions
Chaetodactylidae (Zakhvatkin, 1941) - 7 Species
Cheliferidae (Risso, 1826) - 4 Species
Chernetidae (Menge, 1855) - 40 Species
Cheyletidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 Species
Chirodiscidae (Trouessart, 1892) - 3 Species
Chthoniidae (Daday, 1888) - 5 Species
Circocyllibamidae (Sellnick, 1926) - 1 Species
Cloacaridae (Camin, Moss, Oliver & Singer, 1967) - 1 Species
Clubionidae (Wagner, 1887) - 24 SpeciesSac spiders
Corinnidae (Karsch, 1880) - 74 SpeciesDark sac spiders
Cosmetidae (C. L. Koch, 1839) - 156 Species
Cranaidae (Roewer, 1913) - 5 Species
Ctenidae (Keyserling, 1877) - 43 SpeciesTropical wolf spiders
Ctenizidae (Thorell, 1887) - 5 SpeciesCork-lid trapdoor spiders
Cunaxidae (Thor, 1902) - 3 SpeciesPredatory Mites
Cymbaeremaeidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 1 Species
Cyrtaucheniidae (Simon, 1892) - 2 SpeciesWafer trapdoor spiders
Deinopidae (C. L. Koch, 1850) - 2 SpeciesNet-casting spiders
Diarthrophallidae (Trägårdh, 1946) - 13 Species
Dictynidae (O. P-cambridge, 1871) - 12 SpeciesDictynid spiders
Digamasellidae (Evans, 1957) - 2 Species
Diplogyniidae (Trägårdh, 1941) - 3 Species
Dipluridae (Simon, 1889) - 3 SpeciesFunnel-web tarantulas
Drymusidae (Simon, 1893) - 1 SpeciesFalse violin spiders
Echimyopodidae (Fain, 1967) - 1 Species
Epidermoptidae (Trouessart, 1892) - 1 Species
Epilohmanniidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 1 Species
Eremobatidae (Kraepelin, 1899) - 1 Species
Erythraeidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 6 Species
Euphthiracaridae (Jacot, 1930) - 11 Species
Euscorpiidae (Laurie, 1896) - 2 SpeciesShorttail scorpions
Eustathiidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 2 Species
Falculiferidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 1 Species
Filistatidae (Ausserer, 1867) - 2 SpeciesCrevice weavers
Freyanidae (Dubinin, 1953) - 2 Species
Frontipodopsidae (Viets, 1931) - 1 Species
Galumnidae (Jacot, 1925) - 6 Species
Garypinidae (Daday, 1888) - 2 Species
Glycyphagidae (De Geer, 1778) - 9 Species
Gnaphosidae (Pocock, 1898) - 22 SpeciesFlat-bellied ground spiders
Gonyleptidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 11 Species
Granuloppiidae (Balogh, 1983) - 2 Species
Guanolichidae (Fain, 1968) - 1 Species
Hahniidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 2 SpeciesDwarf sheet spiders
Haplozetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 2 Species
Hersiliidae (Thorell, 1870) - 2 SpeciesTree trunk spiders
Heterocheylidae (Trägårdh, 1950) - 1 Species
Heterozetidae (Kunst, 1971) - 1 Species
Histiostomatidae (Berlese, 1897) - 11 Species
Hubbardiidae (Cook, 1899) - 23 SpeciesHubbardiid shorttailed whipscorpions
Hyadesiidae (Halbert, 1915) - 1 Species
Hydrachnidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 Species
Hydryphantidae (Piersig, 1896) - 3 Species
Hygrobatidae (Koch, 1842) - 18 Species
Hypoderatidae (Murray, 1877) - 2 Species
Hypoderidae (Murray, 1877) - 2 Species
Ideoroncidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 1 Species
Idiopidae (Simon, 1892) - 6 SpeciesTrapdoor Spiders
Ixodidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 23 SpeciesHard ticks
Ixodorhynchidae (Ewing, 1923) - 1 Species
Klinckowstroemiidae (Trägårdh, 1950) - 8 Species
Knemidokoptidae (Lavoipierre & Griffiths, 1951) -> Knemidokoptinae - 1 Species
Krendowskiidae (Viets, 1926) - 7 Species
Laelapidae (Berlese, 1892) - 6 Species
Lardoglyphidae (Oudemans, 1927) - 1 Species
Larvamimidae (Elzinga, 1993) - 2 Species
Lebertiidae (Thor, 1900) - 1 Species
Leeuwenhoekiidae (Womersley, 1944) - 1 Species
Leptonetidae (Simon, 1890) - 3 SpeciesLeptonetid spiders
Limnesiidae (Thor, 1900) - 15 Species
Limnocharidae (Grube, 1859) - 1 Species
Linyphiidae (Blackwall, 1859) - 67 SpeciesDwarf spiders
Liochelidae (Fet & Bechley, 2001) - 3 SpeciesRockloving scorpions
Listrophoridae (Mégnin & Trouessart, 1884) - 7 Species
Lobalgidae (Fain, 1965) - 3 Species
Lohmanniidae (Berlese, 1916) - 3 Species
Lycosidae (Lehtinen & Hippa, 1979) - 51 SpeciesWolf spiders
Macrochelidae (Vitzthum, 1930) - 4 Species
Macronyssidae (Oudemans, 1936) - 1 Species
Manaosbiidae (Roewer, 1943) - 4 Species
Megacelaenopsidae (Funk, 1975) - 1 Species
Mesoplophoridae (Ewing, 1917) - 3 Species
Microdispidae (Cross, 1965) - 1 Species
Microstigmatidae (Raven & Platnick, 1981) - 1 SpeciesMicrostigmatid spiders
Microtrombidiidae (Womersley, 1936) - 2 SpeciesMicro velvet mites
Microzetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 2 Species
Mideopsidae (Koenike, 1910) - 5 Species
Mimetidae (Simon, 1881) - 21 SpeciesPirate spiders
Miturgidae (Simon, 1885) - 7 SpeciesLong-legged sac spiders
Monoscutidae (Forster, 1948) -> Neopilionidae - 1 Species
Myobiidae (Megnin, 1877) - 4 Species
Mysmenidae (Petrunkevitch, 1928) - 13 SpeciesSpurred orb-weavers
Nenteriidae (Hirschmann, 1979) - 5 Species
Neobisiidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 2 Species
Neopygmephoridae (Cross, 1965) - 1 Species
Neothrombiidae (Feider, 1959) - 1 Species
Nesticidae (Simon, 1894) - 5 SpeciesCave cobweb spiders
Nosybelbidae (Mahunka, 1994) - 4 Species
Nothridae (Berlese, 1896) - 1 Species
Ochyroceratidae (Fage, 1912) - 4 SpeciesMidget ground weavers
Oecobiidae (Blackwall, 1862) - 3 SpeciesDisc web spiders
Ologamasidae (Ryke, 1962) - 3 Species
Olpiidae (Banks, 1895) - 7 Species
Omartacaridae (Cook, 1963) - 2 Species
Oonopidae (Simon, 1890) - 227 SpeciesDwarf hunting spiders
Opilioacaridae (With, 1902) - 1 Species
Oribatellidae (Jacot, 1925) - 1 Species
Oribotritiidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 8 Species
Oxidae (Viets, 1926) - 2 Species
Oxyopidae (Thorell, 1870) - 28 SpeciesLynx spiders
Palpimanidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesPalp-footed spiders
Parasitidae (Oudemans, 1901) - 4 Species
Paratropididae (Simon, 1889) - 1 SpeciesBaldlegged spiders
Phalangiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 6 Species
Philodromidae (Thorell, 1870) - 6 SpeciesPhilodromid crab spiders
Pholcidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 72 SpeciesDaddy long-legs spiders
Phrynidae (Blanchard, 1852) - 13 Species
Phthiracaridae (Perty, 1841) - 16 Species
Phytoseiidae (Berlese, 1916) - 5 Species
Pionidae (Thor, 1900) - 3 Species
Pisauridae (Simon, 1890) - 15 SpeciesNursery web spiders
Plectreuridae (Simon, 1893) - 3 SpeciesPlectreurid spiders
Podapolipidae (Husband, 1990) - 5 Species
Polyaspididae (Berlese, 1913) - 2 Species
Proctophyllodidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 2 Species
Prodidomidae (Simon, 1882) - 4 SpeciesLong-spinneret ground spiders
Psoralgidae (Oudemans, 1908) - 1 Species
Psoroptidae (Hering, 1838) - 2 SpeciesScab mites
Pterolichidae (Trouessart, 1899) - 4 Species
Pteronyssidae (Oudemans, 1941) - 2 Species
Punctoribatidae (Thor, 1937) - 1 Species
Pygmephoridae (Krczal, 1964) - 1 Species
Pyramidopidae (Starega, 1992) - 1 Species
Pyroglyphidae (Cunliffe, 1958) - 2 Species
Rhinonyssidae (Trouessart, 1895) - 2 Species
Rhodacaridae (Oudemans, 1902) - 6 Species
Rhynchohydracaridae (Lundblad, 1936) - 1 Species
Ricinoididae (Ewing, 1929) - 21 SpeciesHooded tickspiders
Salticidae (Blackwall, 1842) - 782 SpeciesJumping spiders
Samoidae (Sørensen, 1886) - 5 Species
Sarcoptidae (Megnin, 1877) - 2 SpeciesItch mites
Sclerosomatidae (Simon, 1879) - 48 Species
Scorpionidae (Pierre André Latreille, 1802) - 13 SpeciesLargeclaw scorpions
Scutacaridae (Paoli, 1911) - 5 Species
Scytodidae (Blackwall, 1864) - 17 SpeciesSpitting spiders
Segestriidae (Simon, 1893) - 2 SpeciesTubeweb spiders
Selenopidae (Simon, 1897) - 15 SpeciesWall spiders
Senoculidae (Simon, 1890) - 11 SpeciesSenoculid spiders
Sicariidae (Keyserling, 1880) - 8 SpeciesRecluse spiders
Siteroptidae (Martin, 1978) - 1 SpeciesSiteroptid mites
Solpugidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 Species
Sparassidae (Bertkau, 1872) - 35 SpeciesHuntsman spiders
Sperchontidae (Thor, 1900) - 1 Species
Sphaerochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1947) - 2 Species
Steganacaridae (NiedbaÅa, 1986) - 12 Species
Sternophoridae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1923) - 1 Species
Sternoppiidae (Balogh & Mahunka, 1969) - 1 Species
Stigmaeidae (Wood, 1967) - 2 Species
Stygnommatidae (Roewer, 1923) - 7 Species
Stygnopsidae (Sørensen, 1932) - 3 Species
Suidasiidae (Hughes, 1948) - 2 Species
Syarinidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 1 Species
Symphytognathidae (Hickman, 1931) - 4 SpeciesDwarf orb-weavers
Synotaxidae (Simon, 1894) - 2 SpeciesSynotaxid spiders
Syringophilidae (Lavoipierre, 1953) - 1 Species
Tarsonemidae (Kramer, 1877) - 33 SpeciesWhite mites
Tegeocranellidae (P. Balogh, 1987) - 2 Species
Telemidae (Fage, 1913) - 1 SpeciesLong-legged cave spiders
Tengellidae (Dahl, 1908) - 2 SpeciesTengellid spiders
Tenuipalpidae (Berlese, 1913) - 13 SpeciesFalse spider mites
Tetrablemmidae (O. P-cambridge, 1873) - 4 SpeciesArmored spiders
Tetragnathidae (Menge, 1866) - 92 SpeciesLong jawed orb-weavers
Tetranychidae (Donnadieu, 1875) - 85 SpeciesSpider mites
Thelyphonidae (Lucas, 1835) - 8 Species
Theraphosidae (Thorell, 1870) - 78 SpeciesTarantulas
Theridiidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 326 SpeciesCobweb spiders
Theridiosomatidae (Simon, 1881) - 16 SpeciesRay spiders
Thomisidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 91 SpeciesCrab spiders
Titanoecidae (Lehtinen, 1967) - 1 SpeciesTitanoecid spiders
Torrenticolidae (Thor, 1902) - 25 SpeciesTorrent Mites
Trachyuropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 3 Species
Trechaleidae (Simon, 1890) - 23 SpeciesTrechaleid spiders
Trematuridae (Berlese, 1917) - 20 Species
Tridenchthoniidae (Balzan, 1892) - 1 Species
Trombiculidae (Ewing, 1929) - 3 SpeciesChiggers
Trombidiidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesBeer Bahuti
Tydeidae (Kramer, 1877) - 2 SpeciesTydeid mites
Uloboridae (Thorell, 1869) - 21 SpeciesHackled orb-weaver
Unionicolidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 23 Species
Urodinychidae (Berlese, 1917) - 2 Species
Uropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 30 Species
Vachoniidae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1947) -> Bochicidae - 1 Species
Vaejovidae (Thorell, 1876) - 1 Species
Withiidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 5 Species
Zalmoxidae (Sörensen, 1886) - 38 Species
Zetomimidae (Shaldybina, 1966) - 1 Species
Zodariidae (Thorell, 1881) - 12 SpeciesZodariid ground spiders
Zoridae (F. O. P-cambridge, 1893) - 3 SpeciesZorid spiders
Zorocratidae (Dahl, 1913) - 5 SpeciesZorocratid spiders
228 Families with 3905 Species in Central America
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Species overview - Checklist for Arachnida in Central America without family allocation
Isaeolus zilchi (Roewer, 1954)Info
Oloopticus nudus -> Pseudoparasitus nudusInfo
Oloopticus retiventer -> Pseudoparasitus retiventerInfo
Xanthofreya demarcata (Chamberlin & Ivie, 1936)Info
4 Species in Arachnida for Central America listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
AuthorLamarck, 1801

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