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Distribution path and Subregions of Lesotho (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Lesotho
Taxonomy for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Lesotho
Class
Lesotho
Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) - Systematics
 38 families, 61 genera, 97 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)


Countries
Checklists
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
Lesotho
    Dromopoda (Shultz, 1990)
     11 families, 16 genera, 27 species
Subclass
Lesotho
    Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831)
     27 families, 45 genera, 70 species

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Family overview for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Lesotho
Amblyommidae (Banks, 1907) - 3 Species
Araneidae (Simon, 1895) - 1 SpeciesOrb-weaver spiders
Argasidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 1 SpeciesSoft ticks
Biantidae (Thorell, 1889) - 1 Species
Buthidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 3 SpeciesBark scorpions
Cheiridiidae (Hansen, 1893) - 1 Species
Cheliferidae (Risso, 1826) - 3 Species
Cheyletidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 Species
Chthoniidae (Daday, 1888) - 5 Species
Corinnidae (Karsch, 1880) - 2 SpeciesDark sac spiders
Eresidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 1 SpeciesVelvet spiders
Gnaphosidae (Pocock, 1898) - 1 SpeciesFlat-bellied ground spiders
Gymnobisiidae (Beier, 1947) - 1 Species
Hermanniidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 1 Species
Hersiliidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesTree trunk spiders
Idiopidae (Simon, 1892) - 1 SpeciesTrapdoor Spiders
Ixodidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 8 SpeciesHard ticks
Linyphiidae (Blackwall, 1859) - 1 SpeciesDwarf spiders
Liochelidae (Fet & Bechley, 2001) - 5 SpeciesRockloving scorpions
Lycosidae (Lehtinen & Hippa, 1979) - 4 SpeciesWolf spiders
Miturgidae (Simon, 1885) - 3 SpeciesLong-legged sac spiders
Olpiidae (Banks, 1895) - 1 Species
Oonopidae (Simon, 1890) - 1 SpeciesDwarf hunting spiders
Oribatellidae (Jacot, 1925) - 1 Species
Oxyopidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesLynx spiders
Phalangiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 3 Species
Pholcidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 2 SpeciesDaddy long-legs spiders
Phyxelididae (Lehtinen, 1967) - 1 SpeciesPhyxelidid spiders
Pisauridae (Simon, 1890) - 1 SpeciesNursery web spiders
Salticidae (Blackwall, 1842) - 23 SpeciesJumping spiders
Scorpionidae (Pierre André Latreille, 1802) - 2 SpeciesLargeclaw scorpions
Selenopidae (Simon, 1897) - 2 SpeciesWall spiders
Solpugidae (Leach, 1815) - 2 Species
Sparassidae (Bertkau, 1872) - 2 SpeciesHuntsman spiders
Tegoribatidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 1 Species
Theridiidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 1 SpeciesCobweb spiders
Thomisidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 3 SpeciesCrab spiders
Zodariidae (Thorell, 1881) - 2 SpeciesZodariid ground spiders
38 Families with 97 Species in Lesotho
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Species overview - Checklist for Arachnida in Lesotho
Species with ANext  
Afrochthonius brincki (Beier, 1955)Info
Afrochthonius godfreyi (Ellingsen, 1912)Info
Afrochthonius inaequalis (Beier, 1958)Info
Anyphops basutus (Mary Agard Pocock, 1901)Info
Anyphops smithersi (George Newbold Lawrence, 1940)Info
Apocheiridium asperum (Beier, 1964)Info
Argiope australis (Charles Athanase Walckenaer, 1805)Info
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Beierius walliskewi (Ellingsen, 1912)Info
Beierius walliskewi legrandi (Vachon, 1939)Info
Belippo attenuata (Wesolowska & Haddad, 2014)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cheiramiona florisbadensis (Lotz, 2003)Info
Cheiramiona mohalensis (Lotz, 2015)Info
Cheloctonus crassimanus (Pocock, 1896)Info
Cheloctonus crassimanus crassimanus (Pocock, 1896)Info
Cheloctonus jonesii (Pocock, 1892)Info
Cheyletus zumpti (Fain, 1972)Info
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Dendryphantes acutus (Wesolowska & Haddad, 2014)Info
Dendryphantes purcelli (Peckham & Peckham, 1903)Info
Diores lesserti (George Newbold Lawrence, 1952)Info
Diores poweri (Shirley Cotter Tucker, 1920)Info
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Euophrys gracilis (Simon, 1864)Info
Euophrys maseruensis (Wesolowska, Azarkina & Russell-smith, 2014)Info
Euprosthenopsis pulchella (Mary Agard Pocock, 1902)Info
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Fuchiba montana (Haddad & Lyle, 2008)Info
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Gymnobisium quadrispinosum (Tullgren, 1907)Info
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Haemaphysalis asiatica (Supino, 1897)Info
Haemaphysalis bancrofti (Nuttall & Warburton, 1915)Wallaby tickInfo
Haemaphysalis leachi (Audouin, 1826)African dog tickInfo
Haemaphysalis moreli (Camicas, Hoogstraal & El Kammah, 1972)Info
Haemaphysalis muhsamae (Santos Dias, 1954)Info
Haemaphysalis paraleachi (Camicas, Hoogstraal & El Kammah, 1983)Info
Haemaphysalis punctaleachi (Camicas, Hoogstraal & El Kammah, 1973)Info
Heliophanus capicola (Eugène Simon, 1901)Info
Heliophanus furvus (Wesolowska & Haddad, 2014)Info
Heliophanus hastatus (Wanda Wesołowska, 1986)Info
Heliophanus maluti (Wesolowska & Haddad, 2014)Info
Heliophanus modicus (Peckham & Peckham, 1903)Info
Heliophanus proszynskii (Wanda Wesołowska, 2003)Info
Heliophanus sororius (Wanda Wesołowska, 2003)Info
Heliophanus transversus (Wesolowska & Haddad, 2014)Info
Hermannia reticulata (Thörell, 1871)Info
Hogna placata (Carl Friedrich Roewer, 1959)Info
Horus montanus (Beier, 1955)Info
Hyalomma marginatum rufipes (Koch, 1844)Info
Hyalomma turanicum (Pomerantsev, 1946)Pale-legged HyalommaInfo
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Idiops hepburni (J. Hewitt, 1919)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Langona lotzi (Haddad & Wesolowska, 2011)Info
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Margaropus winthemi (Karsch, 1879)South African beady-legged tickInfo
Massagris mohale (Wesolowska & Haddad, 2014)Info
Menemerus transvaalicus (Wesołowska, 1999)Info
Metabiantes basutoanus (Kauri, 1961)Info
Microchelifer percarinatus (Beier, 1964)Info
Myrmarachne solitaria (Peckham & Peckham, 1903)Info
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Novoribatella pentasetarum (Engelbrecht, 1986)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oonops caecus (P. L. G. Benoit, 1975)Info
Opisthacanthus basutus (Lawrence, 1955)Info
Opisthacanthus validus (Thorell, 1876)Info
Opistophthalmus latimanus (Koch, 1841)Info
Opistophthalmus pugnax (Thorell, 1876)Info
Otobius megnini (Dugès, 1884)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palystes crawshayi (Mary Agard Pocock, 1902)Info
Palystes superciliosus (Koch, 1875)Common rain spiderInfo
Parapostenus hewitti (Roger De Lessert, 1923)Info
Pelecopsis janus (Rudy Jocqué, 1984)Info
Pellenes bulawayoensis (Wanda Wesołowska, 2000)Info
Penestomus montanus (Miller, Griswold & Haddad, 2010)Info
Peucetia maculifera (Mary Agard Pocock, 1900)Info
Pherecydes tuberculatus (Octavius Pickard-cambridge, 1883)Info
Phlegra albostriata (Eugène Simon, 1901)Info
Proevippa biampliata (William Frederick Purcell, 1903)Info
Proevippa fascicularis (William Frederick Purcell, 1903)Info
Proevippa hirsuta (Anthony Russell-smith, 1981)Info
Pseudicius africanus (Peckham & Peckham, 1903)Info
Pseudicius maculatus (Haddad & Wesolowska, 2011)Info
Species with QBack  Next  Top
Quamtana filmeri (Huber, 2003)Info
Quamtana molimo (Huber, 2003)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhampsinitus maculatus (Kauri, 1962)Info
Rhampsinitus morosianus (Kauri, 1962)Info
Rhampsinitus qachasneki (Kauri, 1962)Info
Rhipicephalus decoloratus (Koch, 1844)African blue tickInfo
Runcinia grammica (Carl Ludwig Koch, 1837)Runcinia LateralisInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Selachochthonius serratidentatus (Ellingsen, 1912)Info
Solpuga producta ()Info
Solpugema hostilis (White, 1846)Info
Steatoda capensis (Hann, 1990)Black cobwebInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tegoribates montana (Engelbrecht, 1986)Info
Thyenula armata (Wanda Wesołowska, 2001)Info
Thyenula montana (Wesolowska, Azarkina & Russell-smith, 2014)Info
Trachelas pusillus (Roger De Lessert, 1923)Info
Tyrannochthonius contractus (Tullgren, 1907)Info
Tyrotama australis (Eugène Simon, 1893)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uroplectes formosus (Pocock, 1890)Info
Uroplectes formosus basuticus (Hewitt, 1927)Info
Uroplectes triangulifer (Thorell, 1876)Info
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Vidole sothoana (Griswold, 1990)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xysticus urbensis (George Newbold Lawrence, 1952)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zelotes sclateri (Richard William Ethelbert Tucker, 1923)Info
97 Species in Arachnida for Lesotho listed
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Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
AuthorLamarck, 1801

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