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Distribution path and Subregions of Malta (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - Malta
Taxonomy for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Malta
Class
Malta
Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) - Systematics
 24 families, 38 genera, 55 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
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 en.wikipedia.org
Arachnida in species.wikimedia.org
Arachnida in dyntaxa.se
Subclass
Malta
    Dromopoda (Shultz, 1990)
     12 families, 19 genera, 31 species
Subclass
Malta
    Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831)
     12 families, 19 genera, 24 species

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Family overview for Arachnida (Arachnids) in Malta
Amaurobiidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesTangled nest spiders
Araneidae (Simon, 1895) - 4 SpeciesOrb-weaver spiders
Cheliferidae (Risso, 1826) - 4 Species
Chernetidae (Menge, 1855) - 4 Species
Chthoniidae (Daday, 1888) - 7 Species
Dicranolasmatidae (Simon, 1879) - 1 Species
Eukoeneniidae (Condé, 1965) - 2 Species
Euscorpiidae (Laurie, 1896) - 1 SpeciesShorttail scorpions
Garypidae (Simon, 1879) - 1 Species
Geogarypidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 2 Species
Gnaphosidae (Pocock, 1898) - 3 SpeciesFlat-bellied ground spiders
Linyphiidae (Blackwall, 1859) - 4 SpeciesDwarf spiders
Liocranidae (Simon, 1897) - 1 SpeciesLiocranid sac spiders
Neobisiidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 4 Species
Olpiidae (Banks, 1895) - 4 Species
Palpimanidae (Thorell, 1870) - 1 SpeciesPalp-footed spiders
Phalangiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 1 Species
Salticidae (Blackwall, 1842) - 3 SpeciesJumping spiders
Sparassidae (Bertkau, 1872) - 1 SpeciesHuntsman spiders
Syarinidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 1 Species
Tetranychidae (Donnadieu, 1875) - 2 SpeciesSpider mites
Theridiidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 1 SpeciesCobweb spiders
Withiidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 1 Species
Zodariidae (Thorell, 1881) - 1 SpeciesZodariid ground spiders
24 Families with 55 Species in Malta
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Species overview - Checklist for Arachnida in Malta
Species with ANext  
Acanthocreagris italica (Beier, 1958)Info
Acanthocreagris ruffoi (Lazzeroni, 1969)Info
Aelurillus schembrii (Cantarella, 1982)Info
Allochernes siciliensis (Beier, 1963)Info
Amaurobius erberi (Eugen Von Keyserling, 1863)Info
Anagraphis pallens (Eugène Simon, 1893)Info
Araneus balanus (Doleschall, 1859)Info
Araneus marmoreus (Clerck, 1757)Marbled orb-weaverInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calocheiridius libanoticus (Beier, 1955)Info
Cebrennus wagae (Eugène Simon, 1874)Info
Chthonius gibbus (Beier, 1953)Info
Chthonius girgentiensis (Mahnert, 1982)Info
Chthonius ischnocheles (Hermann, 1804)Common ChthonidInfo
Chthonius ischnocheles ischnocheles (Hermann, 1804)Info
Chthonius jonicus (Beier, 1931)Info
Chthonius maltensis (Mahnert, 1975)Info
Chthonius tenuis (C. L. Koch, 1873)Dark-clawed ChthonidInfo
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Dactylochelifer besucheti (Mahnert, 1978)Info
Dicranolasma soerenseni (Thorell, 1876)Info
Dipoenata cana (Kritscher, 1996)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eukoenenia christiani (Condé, 1988)Maltese palpigradeInfo
Eukoenenia mirabilis (Grassi & Calandruccio, 1885)Info
Euscorpius sicanus (C. L. Koch, 1837a:108 As Subspecies Of Carpathicus, 2003)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Garypus beauvoisii (Audouin, 1826)Info
Geogarypus minor (L. Koch, 1873)Info
Geogarypus nigrimanus (Simon, 1879)Info
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Heliophanus potanini (Ehrenfried Schenkel-haas, 1963)Info
Hysterochelifer tuberculatus (Lucas, 1849)Info
Hysterochelifer tuberculatus tuberculatus (Lucas, 1849)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamprochernes nodosus (Schrank, 1803)Knotty Shining ClawInfo
Lamprochernes nodosus nodosus (Schrank, 1803)Info
Larinioides cornutus (Clerck, 1758)Furrow spiderInfo
Larinioides suspicax -> Larinioides cornutusInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Menemerus fagei -> Heliophanus potaniniInfo
Microcreagrina hispanica (Ellingsen, 1910)Info
Minniza algerica (Beier, 1931)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemesia arboricola (Pocock, 1903)Info
Nemesia macrocephala (Ausserer, 1871)Info
Nomisia recepta (Pavesi, 1880)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Olpium pallipes (Lucas, 1849)Info
Olpium pallipes pallipes (Lucas, 1849)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palliduphantes melitensis (Robert Bosmans, 1994)Info
Palpimanus punctatus (Kritscher, 1996)Info
Phalangium targionii (Canestrini, 1871)Info
Poecilochroa loricata (Kritscher, 1996)Info
Pselaphochernes lacertosus (L. Koch, 1873)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhacochelifer maculatus (L. Koch, 1873)Info
Roncus lubricus (L. Koch, 1873)Reddish Two-eyed CheliferInfo
Roncus melitensis (Gardini & Rizzerio, 1987)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scotina occulta (Kritscher, 1996)Info
Silometopus ambiguus (Octavius Pickard-cambridge, 1905)Info
Silometopus curtus -> Silometopus ambiguusInfo
Syedra parvula (Kritscher, 1996)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Withius piger (Simon, 1878)Lazy CheliferInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zodarion emarginatum (Eugène Simon, 1873)Info
55 Species in Arachnida for Malta listed
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Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
AuthorLamarck, 1801

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