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Distribution path and Subregions of East Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa
Subregions: Burundi, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia (Abyssinia), Indian Ocean islands (Chagos Archipelago, Comoro Islands, Kerguelen Islands, Madagascar, Mascarene Islands, Mauritius, Réunion, Seychelles), Kenya (Nairobi), Malawi, Mozambique (Maputo Province), Rwanda, Somalia, Somaliland, Southeast Africa, Tanzania (Tanganyika, Zanzibar), Uganda (Rwenzori Mountains), Zambia, Zimbabwe (North Zimbabwe, South Zimbabwe)
Taxonomy for Arachnida (Arachnids) in East Africa
Class
East Africa
Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) - Systematics
 314 families, 1677 genera, 6223 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
East Africa
    Dromopoda (Shultz, 1990)
     44 families, 284 genera, 1004 species
Subclass
East Africa
    Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831)
     270 families, 1353 genera, 5158 species

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Family overview for Arachnida (Arachnids) in East Africa
Acaridae (Latreille, 1802) - 19 Species
Aeroglyphidae (Zakhvatkin, 1941) - 3 Species
Agelenidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 33 SpeciesAraneomorph funnel-web spiders
Algophagidae (Fain, 1974) - 1 Species
Amaurobiidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesTangled nest spiders
Amblyommidae (Banks, 1907) - 86 Species
Ameroseiidae (Evans In Hughs, 1961) - 1 Species
Ammoxenidae (Simon, 1893) - 1 SpeciesTermite Hunters
Analgidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 2 SpeciesFeather mites
Anapidae (Simon, 1895) - 4 SpeciesTiny Orbweavers
Anisitsiellidae (Koenike, 1910) - 2 Species
Anyphaenidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 1 SpeciesAnyphaenid sac spiders
Anystidae (Oudemans, 1936) - 1 SpeciesWhirligig Mites
Aphelacaridae (Grandjean, 1954) - 1 Species
Araneidae (Simon, 1895) - 228 SpeciesOrb-weaver spiders
Archaeidae (C. L. Koch & Berendt, 1854) - 26 SpeciesPelican spiders
Argasidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 28 SpeciesSoft ticks
Arrenuridae (Thor, 1900) - 24 Species
Ascidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 3 Species
Assamiidae (Sørensen, 1884) - 99 Species
Astegistidae (Balogh, 1961) - 1 Species
Atemnidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 42 Species
Athienemanniidae (Viets, 1922) - 1 Species
Atopomelidae (Fain, 1972) - 44 Species
Aturidae (Thor, 1900) - 4 Species
Atypidae (Thorell, 1870) - 2 SpeciesPurse web spiders
Avenzoariidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 5 Species
Barychelidae (Simon, 1889) - 24 SpeciesTrapdoor baboon spiders
Basilobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 1 Species
Belbidae (Willmann, 1931) -> Damaeidae - 1 Species
Biantidae (Thorell, 1889) - 22 Species
Blattisociidae (Garman, 1948) -> Ascidae - 1 Species
Brachychthoniidae (Thor, 1934) - 6 Species
Buthidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 187 SpeciesBark scorpions
Camisiidae (Oudemans, 1900) - 2 Species
Canestriniidae (Berlese, 1884) - 13 Species
Caponiidae (Simon, 1890) - 5 SpeciesTwo-Eyed-Spiders
Carabodidae (Koch, 1837) - 29 Species
Carpoglyphidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 1 SpeciesDriedfruit mites
Ceratozetidae (Jacot, 1925) - 2 Species
Ceromidae (Purcell, 1903) - 10 Species
Chactidae (Reginald Innes Pocock, 1893) - 1 SpeciesFatclaw scorpions
Chaetodactylidae (Zakhvatkin, 1941) - 13 Species
Charontidae (Simon, 1892) - 5 Species
Cheiridiidae (Hansen, 1893) - 10 Species
Cheliferidae (Risso, 1826) - 46 Species
Chernetidae (Menge, 1855) - 35 Species
Cheyletidae (Leach, 1815) - 22 Species
Chirodiscidae (Trouessart, 1892) - 10 Species
Chortoglyphidae (Berlese, 1897) - 2 Species
Chthoniidae (Daday, 1888) - 15 Species
Cithaeronidae (Simon, 1893) - 2 SpeciesCithaeronid spiders
Clubionidae (Wagner, 1887) - 3 SpeciesSac spiders
Corinnidae (Karsch, 1880) - 122 SpeciesDark sac spiders
Cosmetidae (C. L. Koch, 1839) - 2 Species
Cosmochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1946) - 1 Species
Ctenidae (Keyserling, 1877) - 63 SpeciesTropical wolf spiders
Ctenizidae (Thorell, 1887) - 2 SpeciesCork-lid trapdoor spiders
Cyatholipidae (Simon, 1894) - 25 SpeciesCyatholipids
Cymbaeremaeidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 5 Species
Cyrtaucheniidae (Simon, 1892) - 5 SpeciesWafer trapdoor spiders
Cytoditidae (Oudemans, 1908) - 1 Species
Daesiidae (Kraepelin, 1899) - 50 Species
Damaeolidae (Grandjean, 1965) - 2 Species
Dampfiellidae (Balogh, 1961) - 7 Species
Deinopidae (C. L. Koch, 1850) - 8 SpeciesNet-casting spiders
Demodecidae (Nicolet, 1855) - 2 SpeciesFollicle mites
Dermationidae (Fain, 1965) - 5 Species
Desidae (Pocock, 1895) - 3 SpeciesIntertidal spiders
Diarthrophallidae (Trägårdh, 1946) - 2 Species
Dictynidae (O. P-cambridge, 1871) - 7 SpeciesDictynid spiders
Dipluridae (Simon, 1889) - 2 SpeciesFunnel-web tarantulas
Dysderidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 2 SpeciesWoodlouse hunter spiders
Epidermoptidae (Trouessart, 1892) - 6 Species
Epilohmanniidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 1 Species
Eremaeozetidae (Piffl, 1972) - 3 Species
Eremobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 3 Species
Eresidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 16 SpeciesVelvet spiders
Ereynetidae (Schrank, 1776) - 6 Species
Eriophyidae (Nalepa, 1898) - 11 SpeciesGall mites
Erythraeidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 25 Species
Eukoeneniidae (Condé, 1965) - 19 Species
Eupalopsellidae (Willmann, 1952) - 1 Species
Euphthiracaridae (Jacot, 1930) - 12 Species
Eustathiidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 6 Species
Eylaidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 Species
Feaellidae (Ellingsen, 1906) - 6 Species
Filistatidae (Ausserer, 1867) - 6 SpeciesCrevice weavers
Fortuyniidae (Hammen, 1963) - 3 Species
Gabuciniidae (Gaud & Atyeo, 1975) - 3 Species
Galeodidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 15 Species
Gallieniellidae (Millot, 1947) - 13 SpeciesGallieniellids
Galumnellidae (Piffl, 1970) - 4 Species
Galumnidae (Jacot, 1925) - 34 Species
Garypidae (Simon, 1879) - 8 Species
Garypinidae (Daday, 1888) - 2 Species
Gastronyssidae (Fain, 1956) - 5 Species
Gaudiellidae (Atyeo, Baker & Delfinado, 1974) - 1 Species
Geogarypidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 16 Species
Glycyphagidae (De Geer, 1778) - 7 Species
Gnaphosidae (Pocock, 1898) - 165 SpeciesFlat-bellied ground spiders
Gonyleptidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 1 Species
Gustaviidae (Oudemans, 1900) - 2 Species
Hahniidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 15 SpeciesDwarf sheet spiders
Halacaridae (Murray, 1877) - 19 Species
Haplozetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 8 Species
Harpyrhynchidae (Dubinin, 1957) -> Harpirhynchidae - 1 Species
Hemileiidae (J. & P. Balogh, 1984) - 2 Species
Hermanniellidae (Grandjean, 1934) - 1 Species
Hermanniidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 4 Species
Hersiliidae (Thorell, 1870) - 29 SpeciesTree trunk spiders
Heterobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 2 Species
Heterocoptidae (Fain, 1967) - 1 Species
Heterozerconidae (Berlese, 1892) - 1 Species
Hexisopodidae (Karsch, 1879) - 2 Species
Histiostomatidae (Berlese, 1897) - 15 Species
Holothyridae (Thorell, 1882) - 2 Species
Hormuridae (Laurie, 1896) - 1 Species
Hubbardiidae (Cook, 1899) - 23 SpeciesHubbardiid shorttailed whipscorpions
Humerobatidae (Grandjean, 1970) - 5 Species
Hyadesiidae (Halbert, 1915) - 1 Species
Hydrachnidae (Leach, 1815) - 6 Species
Hydrodromidae (Viets, 1936) - 3 Species
Hydryphantidae (Piersig, 1896) - 11 Species
Hygrobatidae (Koch, 1842) - 13 Species
Hyidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 1 Species
Hypoderatidae (Murray, 1877) - 2 Species
Hypoderidae (Murray, 1877) - 2 Species
Ideoroncidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 14 Species
Idiopidae (Simon, 1892) - 20 SpeciesTrapdoor Spiders
Ixodidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 77 SpeciesHard ticks
Knemidokoptidae (Lavoipierre & Griffiths, 1951) - 2 Species
Kramerellidae (Gaud & Mouchet, 1961) - 1 Species
Krendowskiidae (Viets, 1926) - 1 Species
Kytoditidae (Oudemans, 1908) - 2 Species
Laelapidae (Berlese, 1892) - 17 Species
Laminosioptidae (Vitzthum, 1931) - 1 Species
Lechytiidae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1929) - 2 Species
Leeuwenhoekiidae (Womersley, 1944) - 2 Species
Lemurnyssidae (Fain, 1957) - 1 Species
Liacaridae (Sellnick, 1928) - 1 Species
Licneremaeidae (Grandjean, 1931) - 2 Species
Limnesiidae (Thor, 1900) - 9 Species
Limnocharidae (Grube, 1859) - 2 Species
Linyphiidae (Blackwall, 1859) - 280 SpeciesDwarf spiders
Liochelidae (Fet & Bechley, 2001) - 42 SpeciesRockloving scorpions
Liocranidae (Simon, 1897) - 17 SpeciesLiocranid sac spiders
Listrophoridae (Mégnin & Trouessart, 1884) - 16 Species
Lohmanniidae (Berlese, 1916) - 1 Species
Lycosidae (Lehtinen & Hippa, 1979) - 235 SpeciesWolf spiders
Machadobelbidae (Balogh, 1972) - 1 Species
Macrochelidae (Vitzthum, 1930) - 1 Species
Macronyssidae (Oudemans, 1936) - 2 Species
Malaconothridae (Berlese, 1916) - 3 Species
Mesoplophoridae (Ewing, 1917) - 3 Species
Metagynuridae (Baker & Wharton, 1952) - 1 Species
Micreremidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 3 Species
Microtegeidae (Balogh, 1972) - 5 Species
Microtrombidiidae (Womersley, 1936) - 1 SpeciesMicro velvet mites
Microzetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 23 Species
Mideopsidae (Koenike, 1910) - 2 Species
Migidae (Simon, 1892) - 17 SpeciesTree trapdoor spiders
Mimetidae (Simon, 1881) - 11 SpeciesPirate spiders
Miturgidae (Simon, 1885) - 54 SpeciesLong-legged sac spiders
Mochlozetidae (Grandjean, 1960) - 4 Species
Myobiidae (Megnin, 1877) - 20 Species
Mysmenidae (Petrunkevitch, 1928) - 10 SpeciesSpurred orb-weavers
Nanhermanniidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 2 Species
Nemesiidae (Simon, 1892) - 4 SpeciesWishbone Spiders
Nenteriidae (Hirschmann, 1979) - 2 Species
Neobisiidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 8 Species
Neopygmephoridae (Cross, 1965) - 1 Species
Nesticidae (Simon, 1894) - 4 SpeciesCave cobweb spiders
Nodocepheidae (Piffl, 1972) - 1 Species
Nosybelbidae (Mahunka, 1994) - 1 Species
Nothridae (Berlese, 1896) - 3 Species
Nuttalliellidae (Schulze, 1935) - 1 Species
Ochyroceratidae (Fage, 1912) - 7 SpeciesMidget ground weavers
Oecobiidae (Blackwall, 1862) - 2 SpeciesDisc web spiders
Ologamasidae (Ryke, 1962) - 7 Species
Olpiidae (Banks, 1895) - 39 Species
Oonopidae (Simon, 1890) - 151 SpeciesDwarf hunting spiders
Opilioacaridae (With, 1902) - 6 Species
Oplitidae (Johnston, 1968) - 1 Species
Oppiidae (Sellnick, 1937) - 55 Species
Oribatellidae (Jacot, 1925) - 1 Species
Oribatulidae (Thor, 1929) - 4 Species
Oribotritiidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 13 Species
Oripodidae (Jacot, 1925) - 8 Species
Orsolobidae (Cooke, 1965) - 1 SpeciesOrsolobids
Otocepheidae (Balogh, 1961) - 17 Species
Oxidae (Viets, 1926) - 2 Species
Oxyopidae (Thorell, 1870) - 68 SpeciesLynx spiders
Pachylaelapidae (Berlese, 1913) - 1 Species
Palpimanidae (Thorell, 1870) - 13 SpeciesPalp-footed spiders
Panteniphididae (L. M. M. K. Dantony, 1987) - 1 Species
Paramegistidae (Trägårdh, 1946) - 1 Species
Parasitidae (Oudemans, 1901) - 2 Species
Passalozetidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 3 Species
Phalangiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 47 Species
Phenopelopidae (Petrunkevitch, 1955) - 2 Species
Pheroliodidae (Paschoal, 1987) - 1 Species
Philodromidae (Thorell, 1870) - 41 SpeciesPhilodromid crab spiders
Pholcidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 175 SpeciesDaddy long-legs spiders
Phrynichidae (Simon, 1892) - 20 Species
Phrynidae (Blanchard, 1852) - 3 Species
Phthiracaridae (Perty, 1841) - 23 Species
Phytoseiidae (Berlese, 1916) - 7 Species
Phyxelididae (Lehtinen, 1967) - 34 SpeciesPhyxelidid spiders
Pionidae (Thor, 1900) - 5 Species
Pisauridae (Simon, 1890) - 73 SpeciesNursery web spiders
Plateremaeidae (Trägårdh, 1931) - 1 Species
Podapolipidae (Husband, 1990) - 7 Species
Podoctidae (Roewer, 1912) - 22 Species
Polyaspididae (Berlese, 1913) - 1 Species
Pontarachnidae (Koenike, 1910) - 1 Species
Proctophyllodidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 7 Species
Prodidomidae (Simon, 1882) - 19 SpeciesLong-spinneret ground spiders
Prokoeneniidae (Condé, 1991) - 1 Species
Protoplophoridae (Ewing, 1917) - 3 Species
Pseudochiridiidae (Chamberlin, 1923) - 4 Species
Psoralgidae (Oudemans, 1908) - 3 Species
Psoroptidae (Hering, 1838) - 1 SpeciesScab mites
Pterolichidae (Trouessart, 1899) - 2 Species
Pteronyssidae (Oudemans, 1941) - 6 Species
Pterygosomatidae (Womersley, 1941) - 6 Species
Pygmephoridae (Krczal, 1964) - 1 Species
Pyramidopidae (Starega, 1992) - 3 Species
Pyroglyphidae (Cunliffe, 1958) - 6 Species
Quadroppiidae (Balogh, 1983) - 2 Species
Raillietiidae (Vitzthum, 1943) - 1 Species
Raphignathidae (Kramer, 1877) - 1 Species
Rhagodidae (Pocock, 1897) - 33 Species
Rhinonyssidae (Trouessart, 1895) - 24 Species
Rhodacaridae (Oudemans, 1902) - 32 Species
Rhynchoribatidae (Balogh, 1961) - 4 Species
Rosensteiniidae (Cooreman, 1954) - 2 Species
Salticidae (Blackwall, 1842) - 649 SpeciesJumping spiders
Samoidae (Sørensen, 1886) - 5 Species
Sarcoptidae (Megnin, 1877) - 24 SpeciesItch mites
Scheloribatidae (Jacot, 1935) - 18 Species
Sclerosomatidae (Simon, 1879) - 2 Species
Scorpionidae (Pierre André Latreille, 1802) - 37 SpeciesLargeclaw scorpions
Scutacaridae (Paoli, 1911) - 13 Species
Scutoverticidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 4 Species
Scytodidae (Blackwall, 1864) - 18 SpeciesSpitting spiders
Segestriidae (Simon, 1893) - 9 SpeciesTubeweb spiders
Sejidae (Berlese, 1885) - 1 Species
Selenopidae (Simon, 1897) - 37 SpeciesWall spiders
Selenoribatidae (Schuster, 1963) - 1 Species
Sicariidae (Keyserling, 1880) - 4 SpeciesRecluse spiders
Sironidae (Simon, 1879) - 1 Species
Siteroptidae (Martin, 1978) - 3 SpeciesSiteroptid mites
Solpugidae (Leach, 1815) - 95 Species
Sparassidae (Bertkau, 1872) - 111 SpeciesHuntsman spiders
Sperchontidae (Thor, 1900) - 3 Species
Sphaerochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1947) - 1 Species
Spinturnicidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 2 Species
Steganacaridae (NiedbaÅa, 1986) - 49 Species
Sternophoridae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1923) - 1 Species
Stigmaeidae (Wood, 1967) - 1 Species
Stiphidiidae (Dalmas, 1917) - 2 SpeciesStiphidiid spiders
Stygnidae (Simon, 1879) - 1 Species
Suctobelbidae (Jacot, 1938) - 14 Species
Syarinidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 3 Species
Symphytognathidae (Hickman, 1931) - 2 SpeciesDwarf orb-weavers
Synaphridae (Wunderlich, 1986) - 3 SpeciesMidget Spiders
Syringobiidae (Trouessart, 1897) - 1 Species
Syringophilidae (Lavoipierre, 1953) - 5 Species
Tarsonemidae (Kramer, 1877) - 6 SpeciesWhite mites
Tectocepheidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 1 Species
Telemidae (Fage, 1913) - 3 SpeciesLong-legged cave spiders
Tengellidae (Dahl, 1908) - 1 SpeciesTengellid spiders
Tenuipalpidae (Berlese, 1913) - 5 SpeciesFalse spider mites
Teratoppiidae (Balogh, 1983) - 2 Species
Teratothyadidae (Viets, 1929) - 1 Species
Tetrablemmidae (O. P-cambridge, 1873) - 5 SpeciesArmored spiders
Tetragnathidae (Menge, 1866) - 103 SpeciesLong jawed orb-weavers
Tetranychidae (Donnadieu, 1875) - 115 SpeciesSpider mites
Theraphosidae (Thorell, 1870) - 51 SpeciesTarantulas
Theridiidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 217 SpeciesCobweb spiders
Theridiosomatidae (Simon, 1881) - 4 SpeciesRay spiders
Thomisidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 209 SpeciesCrab spiders
Thysanocercidae (Atyeo & Peterson, 1972) - 1 Species
Titanoecidae (Lehtinen, 1967) - 2 SpeciesTitanoecid spiders
Torrenticolidae (Thor, 1902) - 8 SpeciesTorrent Mites
Trachelidae (Simon, 1897) - 3 Species
Trachyuropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 5 Species
Trematuridae (Berlese, 1917) - 25 Species
Triaenonychidae (Sörensen In Koch, 1886) - 16 Species
Tridenchthoniidae (Balzan, 1892) - 10 Species
Trigonuropodidae (Hirschmann, 1979) - 1 Species
Trochanteriidae (Karsch, 1879) - 8 SpeciesTrochanteriid spiders
Troglotacaridae (Fain, 1977) - 1 Species
Trombiculidae (Ewing, 1929) - 9 SpeciesChiggers
Trombidiidae (Leach, 1815) - 16 SpeciesBeer Bahuti
Trouessartiidae (Gaud, 1957) - 2 Species
Turbinoptidae (Fain, 1957) - 4 Species
Tydeidae (Kramer, 1877) - 2 SpeciesTydeid mites
Uloboridae (Thorell, 1869) - 12 SpeciesHackled orb-weaver
Unionicolidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 11 Species
Urodinychidae (Berlese, 1917) - 4 Species
Uropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 34 Species
Veigaiidae (Oudemans, 1939) - 4 Species
Vexillariidae (Gaud & Mouchet, 1959) - 2 Species
Winterschmidtiidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 1 Species
Withiidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 42 Species
Zalmoxidae (Sörensen, 1886) - 5 Species
Zetorchestidae (Michael, 1898) - 1 Species
Zodariidae (Thorell, 1881) - 101 SpeciesZodariid ground spiders
Zoridae (F. O. P-cambridge, 1893) - 2 SpeciesZorid spiders
Zorocratidae (Dahl, 1913) - 7 SpeciesZorocratid spiders
312 Families with 6160 Species in East Africa
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Species overview - Checklist for Arachnida in East Africa without family allocation
Canentis ruspolii ()Info
Echypochthonius africanus (Mahunka, 1978)Info
Nilotemnus comboni (Klausen, 1959)Info
Palindroma aleykyela ()Info
Palindroma avonova (Jocqué & Henrard, 2015)Info
Palindroma morogorom (Jocqué & Henrard, 2015)Info
Palindroma sinis (Jocqué & Henrard, 2015)Info
Paracleobis nigripalpis ()Info
Tarablossia nigripalpis ()Info
9 Species in Arachnida for East Africa listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
AuthorLamarck, 1801

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