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Distribution path and Subregions of India (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - India
Subregions: Central India (Chhattisgarh), East India (Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal), Endemic to India, North India (Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand), Northeast India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura), South India (Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Tamil Nadu), West India (Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Western Ghats)
Taxonomy for Arachnida (Arachnids) in India
Class
India
Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) - Systematics
 240 families, 1109 genera, 3875 species
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Families1.063    worldwide
Genera15.295    worldwide
Species143.412    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 dyntaxa.se
Subclass
India
    Dromopoda (Shultz, 1990)
     38 families, 206 genera, 614 species
Subclass
India
    Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831)
     201 families, 876 genera, 3210 species

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Family overview for Arachnida (Arachnids) in India
Acaridae (Latreille, 1802) - 8 Species
Acherontacaridae (Cook, 1967) - 2 Species
Adamystidae (Cunliffe, 1957) - 1 Species
Agelenidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 12 SpeciesAraneomorph funnel-web spiders
Amaurobiidae (Thorell, 1870) - 14 SpeciesTangled nest spiders
Amblyommidae (Banks, 1907) - 24 Species
Ameridae (Grandjean, 1965) - 2 Species
Ameroseiidae (Evans In Hughs, 1961) - 1 Species
Analgidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 2 SpeciesFeather mites
Anisitsiellidae (Koenike, 1910) - 7 Species
Anyphaenidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 1 SpeciesAnyphaenid sac spiders
Anystidae (Oudemans, 1936) - 2 SpeciesWhirligig Mites
Araneidae (Simon, 1895) - 201 SpeciesOrb-weaver spiders
Argasidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 2 SpeciesSoft ticks
Arrenuridae (Thor, 1900) - 35 Species
Ascidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 11 Species
Assamiidae (Sørensen, 1884) - 52 Species
Atemnidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 32 Species
Athienemanniidae (Viets, 1922) - 6 Species
Atopomelidae (Fain, 1972) - 3 Species
Aturidae (Thor, 1900) - 32 Species
Atypidae (Thorell, 1870) - 2 SpeciesPurse web spiders
Austrachipteriidae (Luxton, 1985) -> Achipteriidae - 1 Species
Barychelidae (Simon, 1889) - 11 SpeciesTrapdoor baboon spiders
Basilobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 3 Species
Bdellidae (Dugès, 1834) - 4 SpeciesSnout Mites
Biantidae (Thorell, 1889) - 7 Species
Blattisociidae (Garman, 1948) - 8 Species
Bothriuridae (Simon, 1880) - 1 Species
Buthidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 73 SpeciesBark scorpions
Caloppiidae (Balogh, 1960) - 2 Species
Camerobiidae (Southcott, 1957) - 1 Species
Camisiidae (Oudemans, 1900) - 2 Species
Canestriniidae (Berlese, 1884) - 7 Species
Carabodidae (Koch, 1837) - 1 Species
Chaerilidae (Pocock, 1893) - 8 Species
Chaetodactylidae (Zakhvatkin, 1941) - 1 Species
Charinidae (Quintero, 1986) - 4 Species
Charontidae (Simon, 1892) - 1 Species
Cheiridiidae (Hansen, 1893) - 2 Species
Cheliferidae (Risso, 1826) - 22 Species
Chernetidae (Menge, 1855) - 20 Species
Cheyletidae (Leach, 1815) - 14 Species
Chirodiscidae (Trouessart, 1892) - 2 Species
Chthoniidae (Daday, 1888) - 8 Species
Cithaeronidae (Simon, 1893) - 2 SpeciesCithaeronid spiders
Clubionidae (Wagner, 1887) - 5 SpeciesSac spiders
Corinnidae (Karsch, 1880) - 43 SpeciesDark sac spiders
Cosmochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1946) - 4 Species
Ctenidae (Keyserling, 1877) - 19 SpeciesTropical wolf spiders
Ctenizidae (Thorell, 1887) - 5 SpeciesCork-lid trapdoor spiders
Cunaxidae (Thor, 1902) - 10 SpeciesPredatory Mites
Cymbaeremaeidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 1 Species
Daesiidae (Kraepelin, 1899) - 1 Species
Deinopidae (C. L. Koch, 1850) - 2 SpeciesNet-casting spiders
Dermanyssidae (Kolenati, 1859) - 1 Species
Desidae (Pocock, 1895) - 2 SpeciesIntertidal spiders
Dictynidae (O. P-cambridge, 1871) - 16 SpeciesDictynid spiders
Digamasellidae (Evans, 1957) - 3 Species
Diplogyniidae (Trägårdh, 1941) - 2 Species
Diptilomiopidae (Boczek, 1964) - 28 Species
Dysderidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 1 SpeciesWoodlouse hunter spiders
Echimyopodidae (Fain, 1967) - 1 Species
Epedanidae (Sørensen In L. Koch, 1886) - 10 Species
Eremaeidae (Oudemans, 1900) - 1 Species
Eremaeozetidae (Piffl, 1972) - 1 Species
Eremobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 4 Species
Eremulidae (Grandjean, 1965) - 5 Species
Eresidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 6 SpeciesVelvet spiders
Eriophyidae (Nalepa, 1898) - 211 SpeciesGall mites
Erythraeidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 4 Species
Eukoeneniidae (Condé, 1965) - 4 Species
Euphthiracaridae (Jacot, 1930) - 2 Species
Eupodidae (Strandtmann, 1967) - 1 SpeciesEupodid mites
Euscorpiidae (Laurie, 1896) - 19 SpeciesShorttail scorpions
Eviphididae (Berlese, 1913) - 1 Species
Eylaidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 Species
Feaellidae (Ellingsen, 1906) - 1 Species
Filistatidae (Ausserer, 1867) - 11 SpeciesCrevice weavers
Frontipodopsidae (Viets, 1931) - 2 Species
Galeodidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 20 Species
Galumnellidae (Piffl, 1970) - 2 Species
Galumnidae (Jacot, 1925) - 8 Species
Garypidae (Simon, 1879) - 5 Species
Garypinidae (Daday, 1888) - 3 Species
Geogarypidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 7 Species
Glycyphagidae (De Geer, 1778) - 2 Species
Gnaphosidae (Pocock, 1898) - 152 SpeciesFlat-bellied ground spiders
Hahniidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 5 SpeciesDwarf sheet spiders
Halacaridae (Murray, 1877) - 10 Species
Haplochthoniidae (Van Der Hammen, 1959) - 1 Species
Haplozetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 3 Species
Harpagopalpidae (Viets, 1924) - 1 Species
Hermanniidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 3 Species
Hersiliidae (Thorell, 1870) - 12 SpeciesTree trunk spiders
Heterobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 1 Species
Heterocoptidae (Fain, 1967) - 1 Species
Hexathelidae (Simon, 1892) - 1 SpeciesVenomous funnel-web tarantulas
Homalonychidae (Simon, 1893) - 1 SpeciesDusty desert spiders
Hubbardiidae (Cook, 1899) - 8 SpeciesHubbardiid shorttailed whipscorpions
Hungarohydracaridae (Motas & Tanasachi, 1959) - 8 Species
Hydrachnidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 Species
Hydrodromidae (Viets, 1936) - 1 Species
Hydryphantidae (Piersig, 1896) - 6 Species
Hygrobatidae (Koch, 1842) - 14 Species
Hyidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 2 Species
Hypochthoniidae (Berlese, 1910) - 2 Species
Hypoderatidae (Murray, 1877) -> Hypoderidae - 1 Species
Ideoroncidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 1 Species
Idiopidae (Simon, 1892) - 22 SpeciesTrapdoor Spiders
Iolinidae (Pritchard, 1956) - 3 Species
Iuridae (Thorell, 1876) - 1 SpeciesLargetooth scorpions
Ixodidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 30 SpeciesHard ticks
Laelapidae (Berlese, 1892) - 8 Species
Lebertiidae (Thor, 1900) - 1 Species
Lechytiidae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1929) - 2 Species
Limnesiidae (Thor, 1900) - 9 Species
Limnocharidae (Grube, 1859) - 1 Species
Linyphiidae (Blackwall, 1859) - 64 SpeciesDwarf spiders
Liochelidae (Fet & Bechley, 2001) - 11 SpeciesRockloving scorpions
Liocranidae (Simon, 1897) - 9 SpeciesLiocranid sac spiders
Listrophoridae (Mégnin & Trouessart, 1884) - 5 Species
Lohmanniidae (Berlese, 1916) - 14 Species
Lycosidae (Lehtinen & Hippa, 1979) - 151 SpeciesWolf spiders
Machadobelbidae (Balogh, 1972) - 1 Species
Macrochelidae (Vitzthum, 1930) - 19 Species
Macronyssidae (Oudemans, 1936) - 7 Species
Malaconothridae (Berlese, 1916) - 5 Species
Mesoplophoridae (Ewing, 1917) - 4 Species
Metagynuridae (Baker & Wharton, 1952) - 1 Species
Microtrombidiidae (Womersley, 1936) - 3 SpeciesMicro velvet mites
Mideopsidae (Koenike, 1910) - 4 Species
Mimetidae (Simon, 1881) - 3 SpeciesPirate spiders
Miturgidae (Simon, 1885) - 39 SpeciesLong-legged sac spiders
Mochlozetidae (Grandjean, 1960) - 2 Species
Myobiidae (Megnin, 1877) - 5 Species
Myocoptidae (Gunther, 1942) - 1 Species
Mysmenidae (Petrunkevitch, 1928) - 1 SpeciesSpurred orb-weavers
Nanhermanniidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 2 Species
Nemesiidae (Simon, 1892) - 6 SpeciesWishbone Spiders
Neobisiidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 6 Species
Nosybelbidae (Mahunka, 1994) - 7 Species
Ochyroceratidae (Fage, 1912) - 1 SpeciesMidget ground weavers
Oecobiidae (Blackwall, 1862) - 8 SpeciesDisc web spiders
Ologamasidae (Ryke, 1962) - 7 Species
Olpiidae (Banks, 1895) - 50 Species
Omartacaridae (Cook, 1963) - 1 Species
Oncopodidae (Thorell, 1876) - 1 Species
Oonopidae (Simon, 1890) - 54 SpeciesDwarf hunting spiders
Oppiidae (Sellnick, 1937) - 20 Species
Oribatulidae (Thor, 1929) - 2 Species
Oribotritiidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 4 Species
Otocepheidae (Balogh, 1961) - 11 Species
Otopheidomenidae (Treat, 1955) - 2 Species
Oxidae (Viets, 1926) - 1 Species
Oxyameridae (Aoki, 1965) - 1 Species
Oxyopidae (Thorell, 1870) - 84 SpeciesLynx spiders
Pachylaelapidae (Berlese, 1913) - 1 Species
Palpimanidae (Thorell, 1870) - 5 SpeciesPalp-footed spiders
Papillonotidae (Balogh, 1983) - 1 Species
Paracharontidae (Weygoldt, 1996) - 1 Species
Parasitidae (Oudemans, 1901) - 3 Species
Phalangiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 Species
Phenopelopidae (Petrunkevitch, 1955) - 1 Species
Philodromidae (Thorell, 1870) - 48 SpeciesPhilodromid crab spiders
Pholcidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 39 SpeciesDaddy long-legs spiders
Phrynichidae (Simon, 1892) - 4 Species
Phrynidae (Blanchard, 1852) - 2 Species
Phthiracaridae (Perty, 1841) - 4 Species
Phytoptidae (Manson, 1970) - 8 Species
Phytoseiidae (Berlese, 1916) - 13 Species
Pimoidae (Wunderlich, 1986) - 5 SpeciesPimoid spiders
Pionidae (Thor, 1900) - 4 Species
Pisauridae (Simon, 1890) - 33 SpeciesNursery web spiders
Podocinidae (Berlese, 1913) - 1 Species
Podoctidae (Roewer, 1912) - 8 Species
Polyaspididae (Berlese, 1913) - 1 Species
Prodidomidae (Simon, 1882) - 9 SpeciesLong-spinneret ground spiders
Psechridae (James, 1989) - 12 SpeciesPsechrid spiders
Pseudochiridiidae (Chamberlin, 1923) - 2 Species
Pygmephoridae (Krczal, 1964) - 2 Species
Pyroglyphidae (Cunliffe, 1958) - 2 Species
Raillietiidae (Vitzthum, 1943) - 1 Species
Raphignathidae (Kramer, 1877) - 2 Species
Rhagodidae (Pocock, 1897) - 6 Species
Salticidae (Blackwall, 1842) - 316 SpeciesJumping spiders
Sarcoptidae (Megnin, 1877) - 3 SpeciesItch mites
Scheloribatidae (Jacot, 1935) - 8 Species
Sclerosomatidae (Simon, 1879) - 161 Species
Scorpionidae (Pierre André Latreille, 1802) - 39 SpeciesLargeclaw scorpions
Scytodidae (Blackwall, 1864) - 12 SpeciesSpitting spiders
Segestriidae (Simon, 1893) - 2 SpeciesTubeweb spiders
Sejidae (Berlese, 1885) - 1 Species
Selenopidae (Simon, 1897) - 11 SpeciesWall spiders
Sicariidae (Keyserling, 1880) - 2 SpeciesRecluse spiders
Sparassidae (Bertkau, 1872) - 112 SpeciesHuntsman spiders
Sphaerochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1947) - 1 Species
Spinturnicidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 2 Species
Steganacaridae (NiedbaÅa, 1986) - 14 Species
Stenochilidae (Thorell, 1873) - 2 SpeciesStenochilid spiders
Sternophoridae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1923) - 1 Species
Stigmaeidae (Wood, 1967) - 18 Species
Suctobelbidae (Jacot, 1938) - 1 Species
Suidasiidae (Hughes, 1948) - 1 Species
Syarinidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 2 Species
Syringobiidae (Trouessart, 1897) - 1 Species
Syringophilidae (Lavoipierre, 1953) - 2 Species
Tarsonemidae (Kramer, 1877) - 8 SpeciesWhite mites
Tenuipalpidae (Berlese, 1913) - 48 SpeciesFalse spider mites
Tetrablemmidae (O. P-cambridge, 1873) - 12 SpeciesArmored spiders
Tetragnathidae (Menge, 1866) - 87 SpeciesLong jawed orb-weavers
Tetranychidae (Donnadieu, 1875) - 115 SpeciesSpider mites
Thelyphonidae (Lucas, 1835) - 11 Species
Theraphosidae (Thorell, 1870) - 77 SpeciesTarantulas
Theridiidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 93 SpeciesCobweb spiders
Theridiosomatidae (Simon, 1881) - 1 SpeciesRay spiders
Thomisidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 190 SpeciesCrab spiders
Titanoecidae (Lehtinen, 1967) - 8 SpeciesTitanoecid spiders
Torrenticolidae (Thor, 1902) - 19 SpeciesTorrent Mites
Trachyuropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 2 Species
Trematuridae (Berlese, 1917) - 7 Species
Trhypochthoniidae (Willmann, 1931) - 5 Species
Tridenchthoniidae (Balzan, 1892) - 2 Species
Trionyxellidae (Roewer, 1912) - 14 Species
Triplogyniidae (Funk, 1977) - 1 Species
Trochanteriidae (Karsch, 1879) - 5 SpeciesTrochanteriid spiders
Trombiculidae (Ewing, 1929) - 8 SpeciesChiggers
Trombidiidae (Leach, 1815) - 5 SpeciesBeer Bahuti
Tuckerellidae (Baker & Pritchard, 1953) - 1 SpeciesPeacock mites
Tydeidae (Kramer, 1877) - 5 SpeciesTydeid mites
Uloboridae (Thorell, 1869) - 25 SpeciesHackled orb-weaver
Unionicolidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 16 Species
Urodinychidae (Berlese, 1917) - 6 Species
Uropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 2 Species
Winterschmidtiidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 1 Species
Withiidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 9 Species
Zerconidae (Berlese, 1892) - 7 Species
Zodariidae (Thorell, 1881) - 36 SpeciesZodariid ground spiders
238 Families with 3822 Species in India
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Species overview - Checklist for Arachnida in India without family allocation
Indogaryops amrithiensis ()Info
Megathis desiderata (Stecker, 1875)Info
Megathis kochii (Stecker, 1875b:521 J.c.chamberlin, 1925)Info
3 Species in Arachnida for India listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
AuthorLamarck, 1801

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