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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) - Systematics
 152 families, 577 genera, 1536 species
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Families1.063    worldwide
Genera15.295    worldwide
Species143.414    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
Costa Rica
    Dromopoda (Shultz, 1990)
     25 families, 77 genera, 208 species
Subclass
Costa Rica
    Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831)
     126 families, 476 genera, 1297 species

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Family overview for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Costa Rica
Acaridae (Latreille, 1802) - 14 Species
Acarophenacidae (Cross, 1965) - 1 Species
Achipteriidae (Thor, 1929) - 1 Species
Agelenidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 6 SpeciesAraneomorph funnel-web spiders
Amaurobiidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesTangled nest spiders
Amblyommidae (Banks, 1907) - 25 Species
Ammotrechidae (Roewer, 1934) - 4 SpeciesSand runner
Anapidae (Simon, 1895) - 5 SpeciesTiny Orbweavers
Anyphaenidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 25 SpeciesAnyphaenid sac spiders
Araneidae (Simon, 1895) - 152 SpeciesOrb-weaver spiders
Argasidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 4 SpeciesSoft ticks
Arrenuridae (Thor, 1900) - 1 Species
Ascidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 2 Species
Atemnidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 1 Species
Atopomelidae (Fain, 1972) - 1 Species
Aturidae (Thor, 1900) - 8 Species
Austrachipteriidae (Luxton, 1985) -> Achipteriidae - 1 Species
Barychelidae (Simon, 1889) - 2 SpeciesTrapdoor baboon spiders
Basilobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 1 Species
Buthidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 17 SpeciesBark scorpions
Canestriniidae (Berlese, 1884) - 4 Species
Caponiidae (Simon, 1890) - 1 SpeciesTwo-Eyed-Spiders
Ceratoppiidae (Kunst, 1971) -> Peloppiidae - 1 Species
Ceratozetidae (Jacot, 1925) - 1 Species
Chactidae (Reginald Innes Pocock, 1893) - 2 SpeciesFatclaw scorpions
Chernetidae (Menge, 1855) - 15 Species
Chthoniidae (Daday, 1888) - 1 Species
Circocyllibamidae (Sellnick, 1926) - 1 Species
Clubionidae (Wagner, 1887) - 8 SpeciesSac spiders
Corinnidae (Karsch, 1880) - 26 SpeciesDark sac spiders
Cosmetidae (C. L. Koch, 1839) - 80 Species
Cranaidae (Roewer, 1913) - 2 Species
Ctenidae (Keyserling, 1877) - 28 SpeciesTropical wolf spiders
Ctenizidae (Thorell, 1887) - 2 SpeciesCork-lid trapdoor spiders
Cunaxidae (Thor, 1902) - 2 SpeciesPredatory Mites
Deinopidae (C. L. Koch, 1850) - 1 SpeciesNet-casting spiders
Diarthrophallidae (Trägårdh, 1946) - 6 Species
Dictynidae (O. P-cambridge, 1871) - 4 SpeciesDictynid spiders
Diplogyniidae (Trägårdh, 1941) - 1 Species
Dipluridae (Simon, 1889) - 1 SpeciesFunnel-web tarantulas
Drymusidae (Simon, 1893) - 1 SpeciesFalse violin spiders
Erythraeidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 2 Species
Euphthiracaridae (Jacot, 1930) - 6 Species
Frontipodopsidae (Viets, 1931) - 1 Species
Galumnidae (Jacot, 1925) - 5 Species
Garypinidae (Daday, 1888) - 1 Species
Glycyphagidae (De Geer, 1778) - 2 Species
Gnaphosidae (Pocock, 1898) - 3 SpeciesFlat-bellied ground spiders
Gonyleptidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 7 Species
Granuloppiidae (Balogh, 1983) - 2 Species
Hahniidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 2 SpeciesDwarf sheet spiders
Hersiliidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesTree trunk spiders
Heterozetidae (Kunst, 1971) - 1 Species
Histiostomatidae (Berlese, 1897) - 10 Species
Hubbardiidae (Cook, 1899) - 13 SpeciesHubbardiid shorttailed whipscorpions
Hyadesiidae (Halbert, 1915) - 1 Species
Hygrobatidae (Koch, 1842) - 7 Species
Idiopidae (Simon, 1892) - 1 SpeciesTrapdoor Spiders
Ixodidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 9 SpeciesHard ticks
Klinckowstroemiidae (Trägårdh, 1950) - 4 Species
Krendowskiidae (Viets, 1926) - 6 Species
Laelapidae (Berlese, 1892) - 3 Species
Limnesiidae (Thor, 1900) - 9 Species
Linyphiidae (Blackwall, 1859) - 27 SpeciesDwarf spiders
Liochelidae (Fet & Bechley, 2001) - 1 SpeciesRockloving scorpions
Listrophoridae (Mégnin & Trouessart, 1884) - 2 Species
Lohmanniidae (Berlese, 1916) - 1 Species
Lycosidae (Lehtinen & Hippa, 1979) - 25 SpeciesWolf spiders
Macrochelidae (Vitzthum, 1930) - 2 Species
Manaosbiidae (Roewer, 1943) - 1 Species
Mesoplophoridae (Ewing, 1917) - 3 Species
Microdispidae (Cross, 1965) - 1 Species
Microzetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 1 Species
Mideopsidae (Koenike, 1910) - 4 Species
Mimetidae (Simon, 1881) - 7 SpeciesPirate spiders
Miturgidae (Simon, 1885) - 4 SpeciesLong-legged sac spiders
Mysmenidae (Petrunkevitch, 1928) - 3 SpeciesSpurred orb-weavers
Neobisiidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 2 Species
Neopygmephoridae (Cross, 1965) - 1 Species
Oecobiidae (Blackwall, 1862) - 3 SpeciesDisc web spiders
Ologamasidae (Ryke, 1962) - 2 Species
Olpiidae (Banks, 1895) - 2 Species
Omartacaridae (Cook, 1963) - 1 Species
Oonopidae (Simon, 1890) - 110 SpeciesDwarf hunting spiders
Oribotritiidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 7 Species
Oxidae (Viets, 1926) - 1 Species
Oxyopidae (Thorell, 1870) - 18 SpeciesLynx spiders
Phalangiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 Species
Philodromidae (Thorell, 1870) - 3 SpeciesPhilodromid crab spiders
Pholcidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 29 SpeciesDaddy long-legs spiders
Phrynidae (Blanchard, 1852) - 5 Species
Phthiracaridae (Perty, 1841) - 10 Species
Phytoseiidae (Berlese, 1916) - 3 Species
Pionidae (Thor, 1900) - 1 Species
Pisauridae (Simon, 1890) - 8 SpeciesNursery web spiders
Plectreuridae (Simon, 1893) - 2 SpeciesPlectreurid spiders
Podapolipidae (Husband, 1990) - 1 Species
Polyaspididae (Berlese, 1913) - 1 Species
Proctophyllodidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 1 Species
Prodidomidae (Simon, 1882) - 1 SpeciesLong-spinneret ground spiders
Pterolichidae (Trouessart, 1899) - 2 Species
Pteronyssidae (Oudemans, 1941) - 2 Species
Punctoribatidae (Thor, 1937) - 1 Species
Pyroglyphidae (Cunliffe, 1958) - 1 Species
Rhodacaridae (Oudemans, 1902) - 6 Species
Ricinoididae (Ewing, 1929) - 8 SpeciesHooded tickspiders
Salticidae (Blackwall, 1842) - 135 SpeciesJumping spiders
Samoidae (Sørensen, 1886) - 2 Species
Sclerosomatidae (Simon, 1879) - 20 Species
Scorpionidae (Pierre André Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesLargeclaw scorpions
Scutacaridae (Paoli, 1911) - 4 Species
Scytodidae (Blackwall, 1864) - 10 SpeciesSpitting spiders
Selenopidae (Simon, 1897) - 3 SpeciesWall spiders
Senoculidae (Simon, 1890) - 2 SpeciesSenoculid spiders
Sicariidae (Keyserling, 1880) - 2 SpeciesRecluse spiders
Siteroptidae (Martin, 1978) - 1 SpeciesSiteroptid mites
Solpugidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 Species
Sparassidae (Bertkau, 1872) - 14 SpeciesHuntsman spiders
Steganacaridae (NiedbaÅa, 1986) - 9 Species
Stygnommatidae (Roewer, 1923) - 2 Species
Suidasiidae (Hughes, 1948) - 1 Species
Syarinidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 1 Species
Symphytognathidae (Hickman, 1931) - 1 SpeciesDwarf orb-weavers
Synotaxidae (Simon, 1894) - 2 SpeciesSynotaxid spiders
Tarsonemidae (Kramer, 1877) - 26 SpeciesWhite mites
Tegeocranellidae (P. Balogh, 1987) - 1 Species
Tengellidae (Dahl, 1908) - 1 SpeciesTengellid spiders
Tenuipalpidae (Berlese, 1913) - 4 SpeciesFalse spider mites
Tetrablemmidae (O. P-cambridge, 1873) - 1 SpeciesArmored spiders
Tetragnathidae (Menge, 1866) - 43 SpeciesLong jawed orb-weavers
Tetranychidae (Donnadieu, 1875) - 58 SpeciesSpider mites
Thelyphonidae (Lucas, 1835) - 2 Species
Theraphosidae (Thorell, 1870) - 41 SpeciesTarantulas
Theridiidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 129 SpeciesCobweb spiders
Theridiosomatidae (Simon, 1881) - 10 SpeciesRay spiders
Thomisidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 9 SpeciesCrab spiders
Titanoecidae (Lehtinen, 1967) - 1 SpeciesTitanoecid spiders
Torrenticolidae (Thor, 1902) - 6 SpeciesTorrent Mites
Trechaleidae (Simon, 1890) - 12 SpeciesTrechaleid spiders
Trematuridae (Berlese, 1917) - 2 Species
Tridenchthoniidae (Balzan, 1892) - 1 Species
Trombiculidae (Ewing, 1929) - 2 SpeciesChiggers
Tydeidae (Kramer, 1877) - 2 SpeciesTydeid mites
Uloboridae (Thorell, 1869) - 10 SpeciesHackled orb-weaver
Unionicolidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 10 Species
Uropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 10 Species
Withiidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 1 Species
Zalmoxidae (Sörensen, 1886) - 29 Species
Zetomimidae (Shaldybina, 1966) - 1 Species
Zodariidae (Thorell, 1881) - 4 SpeciesZodariid ground spiders
150 Families with 1503 Species in Costa Rica
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Species overview - Checklist for Arachnida in Costa Rica without family allocation
Oloopticus nudus -> Pseudoparasitus nudusInfo
Oloopticus retiventer -> Pseudoparasitus retiventerInfo
2 Species in Arachnida for Costa Rica listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
AuthorLamarck, 1801

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