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Distribution path and Subregions of South America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America
Subregions: Andes, Argentina (Buenos Aires, Chaco, Chubut, Cordoba, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Jujuy, La Pampa, Mendoza, Misiones, Neuquén, North Argentina, Salta, San Juan Province, Santa Cruz, Santiago del Estero, Tierra del Fuego, Tucumán), Bolivia, Brazil ((city_of_caves)/" style="color:#c0c0c0;font-size:10px">Iraquara (City of Caves), North Brazil, Northeast Brazil, South Brazil, Southeast Brazil, West Central Brazil), Chile (Central Chile, Valparaiso Region), Colombia (Bogota), Ecuador (Azuay, Bolivar, Cañar, Carchi, Chimborazo, Galápagos, Guayas, Imbabura, Los Rios, Manabi, Morona-Santiago, Napo, Pichincha, Tungurahua, Zamora-Chinchipe), Falkland Islands, French Guiana (Cayenne), Guyana, Northern South America, Paraguay, Peru, Surinam, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
Taxonomy for Arachnida (Arachnids) in South America
Class
South America
Arachnida (Lamarck, 1801) (Arachnids) - Systematics
 429 families, 3253 genera, 16532 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)


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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
South America
    Dromopoda (Shultz, 1990)
     66 families, 884 genera, 3504 species
Subclass
South America
    Micrura (Ehrenberg, 1831)
     363 families, 2200 genera, 12787 species

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Family overview for Arachnida (Arachnids) in South America
Acaridae (Latreille, 1802) - 37 Species
Acaronychidae (Grandjean, 1932) - 2 Species
Acarophenacidae (Cross, 1965) - 3 Species
Achipteriidae (Thor, 1929) - 3 Species
Actinopodidae (Simon, 1892) - 30 SpeciesMouse Spiders
Agelenidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 11 SpeciesAraneomorph funnel-web spiders
Agoristenidae (Silhavy, 1973) - 48 Species
Alloptidae (Gaud, 1957) - 6 Species
Alycidae (Canestrini & Fanzago, 1877) - 1 Species
Amaurobiidae (Thorell, 1870) - 68 SpeciesTangled nest spiders
Amblyommidae (Banks, 1907) - 76 Species
Ameridae (Grandjean, 1965) - 3 Species
Ameroseiidae (Evans In Hughs, 1961) - 3 Species
Ammotrechidae (Roewer, 1934) - 43 SpeciesSand runner
Amphinectidae (Forster & Wilton, 1973) - 14 SpeciesForest Hunters
Analgidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 2 SpeciesFeather mites
Anapidae (Simon, 1895) - 48 SpeciesTiny Orbweavers
Anderemaeidae (Balogh, 1972) - 4 Species
Anisitsiellidae (Koenike, 1910) - 8 Species
Antennophoridae (Berlese, 1892) - 1 Species
Anyphaenidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 379 SpeciesAnyphaenid sac spiders
Anystidae (Oudemans, 1936) - 1 SpeciesWhirligig Mites
Aphelacaridae (Grandjean, 1954) - 1 Species
Araneidae (Simon, 1895) - 1092 SpeciesOrb-weaver spiders
Arceremaeidae (Balogh, 1972) - 3 Species
Argasidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 47 SpeciesSoft ticks
Arrenuridae (Thor, 1900) - 103 Species
Ascidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 59 Species
Ascouracaridae (Gaud & Atyeo, 1976) - 1 Species
Assamiidae (Sørensen, 1884) - 1 Species
Astegistidae (Balogh, 1961) - 3 Species
Atemnidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 8 Species
Atopomelidae (Fain, 1972) - 19 Species
Aturidae (Thor, 1900) - 36 Species
Audycoptidae (Lavoipierre, 1964) - 3 Species
Austrachipteriidae (Luxton, 1985) - 9 Species
Austrochilidae (Zapfe, 1955) - 9 SpeciesMissing-link Spiders
Avenzoariidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 10 Species
Barychelidae (Simon, 1889) - 38 SpeciesTrapdoor baboon spiders
Biantidae (Thorell, 1889) - 3 Species
Blattisociidae (Garman, 1948) - 55 Species
Bochicidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 3 Species
Bothriuridae (Simon, 1880) - 162 Species
Brachychthoniidae (Thor, 1934) - 5 Species
Buthidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 345 SpeciesBark scorpions
Caddidae (Banks, 1892) - 3 Species
Caleremaeidae (Grandjean, 1965) - 3 Species
Caloppiidae (Balogh, 1960) - 1 Species
Camerobiidae (Southcott, 1957) - 1 Species
Camisiidae (Oudemans, 1900) - 2 Species
Canestriniidae (Berlese, 1884) - 54 Species
Caponiidae (Simon, 1890) - 28 SpeciesTwo-Eyed-Spiders
Caraboacaridae (Mahunka, 1970) - 1 Species
Carabodidae (Koch, 1837) - 14 Species
Carpoglyphidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 3 SpeciesDriedfruit mites
Castriidinychidae (Hirschmann, 1979) - 17 Species
Celaenopsidae (Berlese, 1892) - 2 Species
Cepheidae (Berlese, 1896) - 7 Species
Ceratokalummidae (Balogh, 1970) - 2 Species
Ceratoppiidae (Kunst, 1971) - 2 Species
Ceratozetidae (Jacot, 1925) - 3 Species
Ceromidae (Purcell, 1903) - 1 Species
Chactidae (Reginald Innes Pocock, 1893) - 230 SpeciesFatclaw scorpions
Chaetodactylidae (Zakhvatkin, 1941) - 6 Species
Charassobatidae (Grandjean, 1958) - 4 Species
Charontidae (Simon, 1892) - 22 Species
Cheiridiidae (Hansen, 1893) - 14 Species
Cheliferidae (Risso, 1826) - 21 Species
Chernetidae (Menge, 1855) - 184 Species
Cheyletidae (Leach, 1815) - 11 Species
Chirodiscidae (Trouessart, 1892) - 16 Species
Chortoglyphidae (Berlese, 1897) - 1 Species
Chthoniidae (Daday, 1888) - 52 Species
Chyzeriidae (Womersley, 1954) - 1 Species
Circocyllibamidae (Sellnick, 1926) - 2 Species
Cithaeronidae (Simon, 1893) - 1 SpeciesCithaeronid spiders
Clubionidae (Wagner, 1887) - 13 SpeciesSac spiders
Corinnidae (Karsch, 1880) - 290 SpeciesDark sac spiders
Cosmetidae (C. L. Koch, 1839) - 478 Species
Cosmochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1946) - 7 Species
Cranaidae (Roewer, 1913) - 163 Species
Crotoniidae (Thorell, 1876) - 4 Species
Cryptognathidae (Luxton, 1973) - 1 Species
Crypturoptidae (Gaud, Atyeo & Berla, 1973) - 3 Species
Ctenacaridae (Grandjean, 1954) - 3 Species
Ctenidae (Keyserling, 1877) - 209 SpeciesTropical wolf spiders
Ctenizidae (Thorell, 1887) - 3 SpeciesCork-lid trapdoor spiders
Cunaxidae (Thor, 1902) - 2 SpeciesPredatory Mites
Cybaeidae (Banks, 1892) - 7 SpeciesWater spiders
Cymbaeremaeidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 6 Species
Cyrtaucheniidae (Simon, 1892) - 20 SpeciesWafer trapdoor spiders
Cytoditidae (Oudemans, 1908) - 1 Species
Daesiidae (Kraepelin, 1899) - 8 Species
Damaeidae (Berlese, 1896) - 3 Species
Damaeolidae (Grandjean, 1965) - 2 Species
Dampfiellidae (Balogh, 1961) - 8 Species
Deinopidae (C. L. Koch, 1850) - 15 SpeciesNet-casting spiders
Demodecidae (Nicolet, 1855) - 7 SpeciesFollicle mites
Deraiophoridae (Trägårdh, 1952) - 22 Species
Dermanyssidae (Kolenati, 1859) - 2 Species
Dermationidae (Fain, 1965) - 9 Species
Desidae (Pocock, 1895) - 3 SpeciesIntertidal spiders
Diarthrophallidae (Trägårdh, 1946) - 6 Species
Dictynidae (O. P-cambridge, 1871) - 42 SpeciesDictynid spiders
Digamasellidae (Evans, 1957) - 14 Species
Diguetidae (F. O. Pickard-cambridge, 1899) - 5 SpeciesConeweb spiders
Dinychidae (Berlese, 1916) - 7 Species
Diplogyniidae (Trägårdh, 1941) - 3 Species
Dipluridae (Simon, 1889) - 59 SpeciesFunnel-web tarantulas
Diptilomiopidae (Boczek, 1964) - 3 Species
Discozerconidae (Berlese, 1910) - 1 Species
Drymusidae (Simon, 1893) - 7 SpeciesFalse violin spiders
Dysderidae (C. L. Koch, 1837) - 5 SpeciesWoodlouse hunter spiders
Echimyopodidae (Fain, 1967) - 3 Species
Epactozetidae (Grandjean, 1930) - 3 Species
Epedanidae (Sørensen In L. Koch, 1886) - 5 Species
Epidermoptidae (Trouessart, 1892) - 12 Species
Epilohmanniidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 5 Species
Eremaeozetidae (Piffl, 1972) - 8 Species
Eremobatidae (Kraepelin, 1899) - 2 Species
Eremobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 5 Species
Eremulidae (Grandjean, 1965) - 6 Species
Eresidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 3 SpeciesVelvet spiders
Ereynetidae (Schrank, 1776) - 6 Species
Eriophyidae (Nalepa, 1898) - 76 SpeciesGall mites
Erythraeidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 8 Species
Escadabiidae (Kury & Pérez In Kury, 2003) - 6 Species
Eukoeneniidae (Condé, 1965) - 8 Species
Euphthiracaridae (Jacot, 1930) - 12 Species
Euscorpiidae (Laurie, 1896) - 11 SpeciesShorttail scorpions
Eustathiidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 7 Species
Eutegaeidae (Balogh, 1965) - 2 Species
Euzerconidae (Trägårdh, 1938) - 2 Species
Eviphididae (Berlese, 1913) - 1 Species
Eylaidae (Leach, 1815) - 9 Species
Falculiferidae (Oudemans, 1905) - 1 Species
Ferradasiidae (Cook, 1980) - 1 Species
Filistatidae (Ausserer, 1867) - 22 SpeciesCrevice weavers
Freyanidae (Dubinin, 1953) - 3 Species
Frontipodopsidae (Viets, 1931) - 1 Species
Gabuciniidae (Gaud & Atyeo, 1975) - 4 Species
Galeodidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 1 Species
Gallieniellidae (Millot, 1947) - 1 SpeciesGallieniellids
Galumnidae (Jacot, 1925) - 36 Species
Garypidae (Simon, 1879) - 1 Species
Garypinidae (Daday, 1888) - 16 Species
Gastronyssidae (Fain, 1956) - 1 Species
Gehypochthoniidae (Strenzke, 1963) - 1 Species
Geogarypidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 10 Species
Glycyphagidae (De Geer, 1778) - 19 Species
Gnaphosidae (Pocock, 1898) - 190 SpeciesFlat-bellied ground spiders
Gonyleptidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 843 Species
Guasiniidae (Gonzalez-sponga, 1997) - 2 Species
Gymnobisiidae (Beier, 1947) - 12 Species
Hahniidae (Bertkau, 1878) - 24 SpeciesDwarf sheet spiders
Halacaridae (Murray, 1877) - 100 Species
Halarachnidae (Oudemans, 1906) - 1 Species
Halolaelapidae (Karg, 1965) - 1 Species
Haplochthoniidae (Van Der Hammen, 1959) - 2 Species
Haplozetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 20 Species
Harpirhynchidae (Dubinin, 1957) - 3 Species
Hemileiidae (J. & P. Balogh, 1984) -> Scheloribatidae - 1 Species
Hemiscorpiidae (Pocock, 1893) - 1 SpeciesLongtail rock scorpions
Hermanniellidae (Grandjean, 1934) - 9 Species
Hermanniidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 3 Species
Hersiliidae (Thorell, 1870) - 15 SpeciesTree trunk spiders
Heterobelbidae (Balogh, 1961) - 5 Species
Heterocheylidae (Trägårdh, 1950) - 1 Species
Heterozerconidae (Berlese, 1892) - 1 Species
Hexathelidae (Simon, 1892) - 11 SpeciesVenomous funnel-web tarantulas
Hexisopodidae (Karsch, 1879) - 1 Species
Histiostomatidae (Berlese, 1897) - 19 Species
Hormuridae (Laurie, 1896) - 1 Species
Hubbardiidae (Cook, 1899) - 37 SpeciesHubbardiid shorttailed whipscorpions
Humerobatidae (Grandjean, 1970) - 1 Species
Hyadesiidae (Halbert, 1915) - 1 Species
Hydrachnidae (Leach, 1815) - 7 Species
Hydrodromidae (Viets, 1936) - 3 Species
Hydrozetidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 4 Species
Hydryphantidae (Piersig, 1896) - 24 Species
Hygrobatidae (Koch, 1842) - 121 Species
Hypochilidae (Marx, 1888) - 2 SpeciesLampshade spiders
Hypochthoniidae (Berlese, 1910) - 3 Species
Hypoderatidae (Murray, 1877) - 2 Species
Hypoderidae (Murray, 1877) - 3 Species
Ideoroncidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 18 Species
Idiopidae (Simon, 1892) - 30 SpeciesTrapdoor Spiders
Iolinidae (Pritchard, 1956) - 2 Species
Iuridae (Thorell, 1876) - 26 SpeciesLargetooth scorpions
Ixodidae (C. L. Koch, 1844) - 52 SpeciesHard ticks
Ixodorhynchidae (Ewing, 1923) - 4 Species
Johnstonianidae (Thor, 1935) - 1 Species
Kimulidae (Pérez Gonzalez, Kury & Alonso-zarazaga, 2007) - 22 Species
Klinckowstroemiidae (Trägårdh, 1950) - 2 Species
Knemidokoptidae (Lavoipierre & Griffiths, 1951) -> Knemidokoptinae - 1 Species
Krendowskiidae (Viets, 1926) - 16 Species
Kytoditidae (Oudemans, 1908) - 2 Species
Labidostommatidae (Oudemans, 1904) - 3 Species
Labidostommidae (Oudemans, 1906) - 2 Species
Laelapidae (Berlese, 1892) - 120 Species
Lamellareidae (Balogh, 1972) - 1 Species
Laminosioptidae (Vitzthum, 1931) - 2 Species
Larcidae (Harvey, 1992) - 1 Species
Lardoglyphidae (Oudemans, 1927) - 1 Species
Larvamimidae (Elzinga, 1993) - 1 Species
Lechytiidae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1929) - 3 Species
Leeuwenhoekiidae (Womersley, 1944) - 7 Species
Leptolaelapidae (Karg, 1978) - 1 Species
Liacaridae (Sellnick, 1928) - 3 Species
Licneremaeidae (Grandjean, 1931) - 2 Species
Liebstadiidae (J. & P. Balogh, 1984) - 1 Species
Limnesiidae (Thor, 1900) - 82 Species
Limnocharidae (Grube, 1859) - 5 Species
Limnozetidae (Thor, 1937) - 1 Species
Linyphiidae (Blackwall, 1859) - 492 SpeciesDwarf spiders
Liochelidae (Fet & Bechley, 2001) - 7 SpeciesRockloving scorpions
Liocranidae (Simon, 1897) - 2 SpeciesLiocranid sac spiders
Liodidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 2 Species
Listrophoridae (Mégnin & Trouessart, 1884) - 28 Species
Lobalgidae (Fain, 1965) - 4 Species
Lohmanniidae (Berlese, 1916) - 18 Species
Lycosidae (Lehtinen & Hippa, 1979) - 268 SpeciesWolf spiders
Lyroppiidae (Balogh, 1983) - 2 Species
Machadobelbidae (Balogh, 1972) - 1 Species
Machuellidae (Balogh, 1983) - 1 Species
Macrochelidae (Vitzthum, 1930) - 25 Species
Macrodinychidae (Hirschmann, 1979) - 5 Species
Macronyssidae (Oudemans, 1936) - 11 Species
Malaconothridae (Berlese, 1916) - 10 Species
Malkaridae (Davies, 1980) - 1 SpeciesShield spiders
Manaosbiidae (Roewer, 1943) - 38 Species
Mecicobothriidae (Holmberg, 1882) - 2 SpeciesDwarf tarantulas
Mecysmaucheniidae (Simon, 1895) - 22 SpeciesMecysmaucheniid spiders
Melicharidae (Hirschmann, 1962) - 1 Species
Menthidae (J.c. Chamberlin, 1930) - 2 Species
Mesoplophoridae (Ewing, 1917) - 7 Species
Micreremidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 1 Species
Microgyniidae (Trägårdh, 1942) - 2 Species
Micropholcommatidae (Hickman, 1943) - 6 SpeciesMicropholcommatid spiders
Microstigmatidae (Raven & Platnick, 1981) - 9 SpeciesMicrostigmatid spiders
Microtegeidae (Balogh, 1972) - 4 Species
Microtrombidiidae (Womersley, 1936) - 1 SpeciesMicro velvet mites
Microzetidae (Grandjean, 1936) - 20 Species
Mideopsidae (Koenike, 1910) - 16 Species
Migidae (Simon, 1892) - 4 SpeciesTree trapdoor spiders
Mimetidae (Simon, 1881) - 42 SpeciesPirate spiders
Miturgidae (Simon, 1885) - 60 SpeciesLong-legged sac spiders
Mochlozetidae (Grandjean, 1960) - 5 Species
Momoniidae (Viets, 1926) - 3 Species
Mummuciidae (Mello-leitão, 1938) - 23 Species
Myobiidae (Megnin, 1877) - 17 Species
Myocoptidae (Gunther, 1942) - 2 Species
Mysmenidae (Petrunkevitch, 1928) - 32 SpeciesSpurred orb-weavers
Nanhermanniidae (Sellnick, 1928) - 6 Species
Nasobatidae (Balogh, 1972) - 2 Species
Nematalycidae (Strenzke, 1954) - 1 Species
Nemesiidae (Simon, 1892) - 52 SpeciesWishbone Spiders
Nenteriidae (Hirschmann, 1979) - 34 Species
Neobisiidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 3 Species
Neogoveidae (Shear, 1980) - 7 Species
Neoliodidae (Sellnick, 1928) -> Liodidae - 1 Species
Neopilionidae (Lawrence, 1931) - 5 Species
Neopygmephoridae (Cross, 1965) - 4 Species
Nesticidae (Simon, 1894) - 14 SpeciesCave cobweb spiders
Nodocepheidae (Piffl, 1972) - 1 Species
Nosybelbidae (Mahunka, 1994) - 9 Species
Nothridae (Berlese, 1896) - 12 Species
Ochyroceratidae (Fage, 1912) - 43 SpeciesMidget ground weavers
Oecobiidae (Blackwall, 1862) - 5 SpeciesDisc web spiders
Ogoveidae (Shear, 1980) - 1 Species
Ologamasidae (Ryke, 1962) - 97 Species
Olpiidae (Banks, 1895) - 53 Species
Omartacaridae (Cook, 1963) - 3 Species
Oonopidae (Simon, 1890) - 502 SpeciesDwarf hunting spiders
Opilioacaridae (With, 1902) - 1 Species
Oplitidae (Johnston, 1968) - 8 Species
Oppiidae (Sellnick, 1937) - 71 Species
Oribatellidae (Jacot, 1925) - 6 Species
Oribatulidae (Thor, 1929) - 5 Species
Oribotritiidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 6 Species
Oripodidae (Jacot, 1925) - 18 Species
Orsolobidae (Cooke, 1965) - 40 SpeciesOrsolobids
Otocepheidae (Balogh, 1961) - 10 Species
Otopheidomenidae (Treat, 1955) - 2 Species
Oxidae (Viets, 1926) - 27 Species
Oxyopidae (Thorell, 1870) - 63 SpeciesLynx spiders
Pachylaelapidae (Berlese, 1913) - 9 Species
Palpimanidae (Thorell, 1870) - 63 SpeciesPalp-footed spiders
Parapirnodidae (Aoki & Ohkubo, 1974) - 2 Species
Parasitidae (Oudemans, 1901) - 31 Species
Paratropididae (Simon, 1889) - 9 SpeciesBaldlegged spiders
Parholaspididae (Evans, 1956) - 1 Species
Parhypochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1932) - 1 Species
Pedrocortesellidae (Paschoal, 1987) - 3 Species
Pettalidae (Simon, 1879) - 2 Species
Phalangiidae (Latreille, 1802) - 9 Species
Phenopelopidae (Petrunkevitch, 1955) - 1 Species
Pheroliodidae (Paschoal, 1987) - 13 Species
Philodromidae (Thorell, 1870) - 73 SpeciesPhilodromid crab spiders
Pholcidae (C. L. Koch, 1851) - 306 SpeciesDaddy long-legs spiders
Phrynichidae (Simon, 1892) - 4 Species
Phrynidae (Blanchard, 1852) - 29 Species
Phthiracaridae (Perty, 1841) - 27 Species
Phytoptidae (Manson, 1970) - 6 Species
Phytoseiidae (Berlese, 1916) - 89 Species
Pionidae (Thor, 1900) - 27 Species
Pirnodidae (Grandjean, 1956) - 1 Species
Pisauridae (Simon, 1890) - 59 SpeciesNursery web spiders
Plasmobatidae (Grandjean, 1961) - 4 Species
Plateremaeidae (Trägårdh, 1931) - 3 Species
Pneumophionyssidae (Fonseca, 1940) - 1 Species
Podapolipidae (Husband, 1990) - 14 Species
Podocinidae (Berlese, 1913) - 2 Species
Podoctidae (Roewer, 1912) - 1 Species
Polyaspididae (Berlese, 1913) - 8 Species
Pontarachnidae (Koenike, 1910) - 1 Species
Proctophyllodidae (Trouessart & Mégnin, 1884) - 14 Species
Prodidomidae (Simon, 1882) - 45 SpeciesLong-spinneret ground spiders
Prokoeneniidae (Condé, 1991) - 1 Species
Protoplophoridae (Ewing, 1917) - 2 Species
Protoribatidae (J. & P. Balogh, 1984) - 5 Species
Pseudoppiidae (Mahunka, 1975) - 1 Species
Psoralgidae (Oudemans, 1908) - 9 Species
Psorergatidae (Womersley, 1941) - 4 Species
Psoroptidae (Hering, 1838) - 4 SpeciesScab mites
Psoroptoididae (Gaud, 1958) - 1 Species
Pterolichidae (Trouessart, 1899) - 53 Species
Pteronyssidae (Oudemans, 1941) - 6 Species
Pterygosomatidae (Womersley, 1941) - 1 Species
Ptiloxenidae (Gaud, 1982) - 1 Species
Pygmephoridae (Krczal, 1964) - 5 Species
Pyroglyphidae (Cunliffe, 1958) - 16 Species
Quadroppiidae (Balogh, 1983) - 2 Species
Raillietiidae (Vitzthum, 1943) - 3 Species
Rhagidiidae (Zacharda, 1980) - 1 Species
Rhinonyssidae (Trouessart, 1895) - 3 Species
Rhodacaridae (Oudemans, 1902) - 14 Species
Rhynchoribatidae (Balogh, 1961) - 8 Species
Rhyncoptidae (Lawrence, 1956) - 1 Species
Ricinoididae (Ewing, 1929) - 27 SpeciesHooded tickspiders
Rosensteiniidae (Cooreman, 1954) - 4 Species
Salticidae (Blackwall, 1842) - 1349 SpeciesJumping spiders
Samoidae (Sørensen, 1886) - 13 Species
Sarcoptidae (Megnin, 1877) - 10 SpeciesItch mites
Scheloribatidae (Jacot, 1935) - 19 Species
Sclerosomatidae (Simon, 1879) - 207 Species
Scorpionidae (Pierre André Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesLargeclaw scorpions
Scutacaridae (Paoli, 1911) - 18 Species
Scytodidae (Blackwall, 1864) - 92 SpeciesSpitting spiders
Segestriidae (Simon, 1893) - 24 SpeciesTubeweb spiders
Sejidae (Berlese, 1885) - 2 Species
Selenopidae (Simon, 1897) - 27 SpeciesWall spiders
Senoculidae (Simon, 1890) - 23 SpeciesSenoculid spiders
Sicariidae (Keyserling, 1880) - 62 SpeciesRecluse spiders
Siteroptidae (Martin, 1978) - 1 SpeciesSiteroptid mites
Solpugidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 Species
Sparassidae (Bertkau, 1872) - 154 SpeciesHuntsman spiders
Spelaeorhynchidae (Oudemans, 1902) - 4 Species
Sperchontidae (Thor, 1900) - 16 Species
Sphaerochthoniidae (Grandjean, 1947) - 3 Species
Steganacaridae (Niedbała, 1986) - 29 Species
Sternoppiidae (Balogh & Mahunka, 1969) - 2 Species
Stigmaeidae (Wood, 1967) - 16 Species
Stygnidae (Simon, 1879) - 68 Species
Stygnommatidae (Roewer, 1923) - 12 Species
Stygnopsidae (Sørensen, 1932) - 2 Species
Suctobelbidae (Jacot, 1938) - 22 Species
Suidasiidae (Hughes, 1948) - 2 Species
Superstitioniidae (Stahnke, 1940) - 3 Species
Syarinidae (Chamberlin, 1930) - 22 Species
Symphytognathidae (Hickman, 1931) - 16 SpeciesDwarf orb-weavers
Synotaxidae (Simon, 1894) - 15 SpeciesSynotaxid spiders
Syringobiidae (Trouessart, 1897) - 2 Species
Syringophilidae (Lavoipierre, 1953) - 4 Species
Tarsonemidae (Kramer, 1877) - 13 SpeciesWhite mites
Tectocepheidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 5 Species
Tegoribatidae (Grandjean, 1954) - 2 Species
Telemidae (Fage, 1913) - 1 SpeciesLong-legged cave spiders
Tengellidae (Dahl, 1908) - 3 SpeciesTengellid spiders
Tenuipalpidae (Berlese, 1913) - 20 SpeciesFalse spider mites
Teratoppiidae (Balogh, 1983) - 7 Species
Tetrablemmidae (O. P-cambridge, 1873) - 4 SpeciesArmored spiders
Tetragnathidae (Menge, 1866) - 284 SpeciesLong jawed orb-weavers
Tetranychidae (Donnadieu, 1875) - 235 SpeciesSpider mites
Thelyphonidae (Lucas, 1835) - 18 Species
Theraphosidae (Thorell, 1870) - 454 SpeciesTarantulas
Theridiidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 814 SpeciesCobweb spiders
Theridiosomatidae (Simon, 1881) - 32 SpeciesRay spiders
Thermacaridae (Sokolow, 1927) - 1 Species
Thomisidae (Sundevall, 1833) - 412 SpeciesCrab spiders
Titanoecidae (Lehtinen, 1967) - 7 SpeciesTitanoecid spiders
Torrenticolidae (Thor, 1902) - 3 SpeciesTorrent Mites
Trachytidae (Tragärdh, 1938) - 1 Species
Trachyuropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 72 Species
Trechaleidae (Simon, 1890) - 121 SpeciesTrechaleid spiders
Trematuridae (Berlese, 1917) - 87 Species
Trhypochthoniidae (Willmann, 1931) - 9 Species
Triaenonychidae (Sörensen In Koch, 1886) - 25 Species
Tridenchthoniidae (Balzan, 1892) - 19 Species
Trigonuropodidae (Hirschmann, 1979) - 2 Species
Trionyxellidae (Roewer, 1912) - 2 Species
Triplogyniidae (Funk, 1977) - 1 Species
Trochanteriidae (Karsch, 1879) - 4 SpeciesTrochanteriid spiders
Trombiculidae (Ewing, 1929) - 43 SpeciesChiggers
Trombidiidae (Leach, 1815) - 13 SpeciesBeer Bahuti
Turbinoptidae (Fain, 1957) - 2 Species
Tydeidae (Kramer, 1877) - 9 SpeciesTydeid mites
Uloboridae (Thorell, 1869) - 78 SpeciesHackled orb-weaver
Unionicolidae (Oudemans, 1909) - 97 Species
Urodinychidae (Berlese, 1917) - 39 Species
Uropodellidae (Camin, 1955) -> Sejidae - 1 Species
Uropodidae (Kramer, 1881) - 252 Species
Vaejovidae (Thorell, 1876) - 1 Species
Varroidae (Delfinado & Baker, 1974) - 1 Species
Vatacaridae (Southcott, 1957) - 2 Species
Veigaiidae (Oudemans, 1939) - 6 Species
Winterschmidtiidae (Oudemans, 1923) - 5 Species
Withiidae (Chamberlin, 1931) - 56 Species
Xenillidae (Woolley & Higgins, 1966) - 29 Species
Xenocaligonellididae (González, 1978) - 1 Species
Xolalgidae (Dubinin, 1953) - 2 Species
Xylobatidae (J. Balogh & P. Balogh, 1984) - 2 Species
Zalmoxidae (Sörensen, 1886) - 98 Species
Zetorchestidae (Michael, 1898) - 1 Species
Zodariidae (Thorell, 1881) - 79 SpeciesZodariid ground spiders
Zoridae (F. O. P-cambridge, 1893) - 22 SpeciesZorid spiders
Zoropsidae (Bertkau, 1882) - 1 SpeciesZoropsid spiders
427 Families with 16241 Species in South America
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Species overview - Checklist for Arachnida in South America without family allocation
Species with ANext  
Aguapanela arvi (Perafán, Cifuentes & Estrada, 2015)Info
Attaleachernes thaleri (Mahnert, 2009)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Belemarua nitens (B. A. Soares & H. E. M. Soares, 1946)Info
Berlesecaptus convexus (Mello-leitao, 1940)Info
Bissopius rugosus (Roewer, 1949)Info
Bistriopelma lamasi (Kaderka, 2015)Info
Bistriopelma matuskai (Kaderka, 2015)Info
Brotasus megalobunus (Roewer, 1927)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caecobunus termitarum (Roewer, 1927)Info
Cleombrotus minutus (Sørensen, 1932)Info
Contuor novum (Roewer, 1963)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Detlefilus trispinosus (Roewer, 1949)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemiphrynus corderoi (Mello-leitao, 1946)Info
Heterohorus losfrailensis (Tooren, 2011)Info
Heteroscotolemon australis (Roewer, 1912)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ignacianulus pumilio (Roewer, 1957)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jelskia longipes -> Lyssomanes longipesInfo
Jelskia robusta -> Lyssomanes robustusInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Langodinus flavipes (Mello-leitao, 1949)Info
Lapazia minima (Roewer, 1949)Info
Lelongia fidelis ()Info
Lelongia herminia ()Info
Lelongia inermis ()Info
Lelongia ornata ()Info
Leptocheiridium pfeiferae (Mahnert & Schmidl, 2011)Info
Liomma laeve (Roewer, 1959)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Marcvipeda magallanes (Perez-da, 1988)Info
Metapellobunus lapidosus (Roewer, 1927)Info
Micrisaeus gracillimus (Roewer, 1957)Info
Munis multivirgatus (Roewer, 1963)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oloopticus gradulus -> Pseudoparasitus gradulusInfo
Oloopticus longospinosus -> Pseudoparasitus longospinosusInfo
Oloopticus parvioculus -> Pseudoparasitus parvioculusInfo
Oloopticus sulcus -> Pseudoparasitus sulcusInfo
Ortizia gracilipes (Roewer, 1952)Info
Ostracidium decoratum (C.l.koch In Hahn & C.l.c.l.koch, 1839)Info
Ostracidium fuscum (Perty, 1833:206 Type Designed By Mello-leitão, 1923)Info
Ostracidium succineum (Perty, 1833)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paraconomma argentinum (Roewer, 1915)Info
Paralus granitus (Roewer, 1949)Info
Patagonolpuga hyltoni ()Info
Pentos pygoplus (Roewer, 1952)Info
Phalangodella aequatorialis (Roewer, 1912)Info
Phalangodinus analis (Roewer, 1949)Info
Phalangodinus surinamensis (Roewer, 1912)Info
Phalpuna urarmata (Roewer, 1949)Info
Pseudomitraceras brasiliensis (Roewer, 1912)Info
Pseudomitraceras curvatus (C.j.goodnight & M.l.goodnight, 1942)Info
Pucallpana pullex (S. Avram & H. E. M. Soares, 1983)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rivetinus minutus (Roewer, 1919)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Saronomoides pampeanus ()Info
Selachochernes allodentatus (Mahnert, 2011)Info
Simonoleptes latifemur (B. A. Soares & H. E. M. Soares, 1954)Info
Simonoleptes obstectispiracula (B. A. Soares & H. E. M. Soares, 1954:505 Obtectisp, 1954)Info
Siryseus tibialis (Roewer, 1949)Info
Spaeleoleptes spaeleus (H. Soares, 1966)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tarmaops koepckei (Roewer, 1956)Info
Tricholpium lasavensis (Tooren, 2011)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Urupuyu antisana (Ruiz & Maddison, 2015)Info
Urupuyu edwardsi (Ruiz & Maddison, 2015)Info
Urupuyu occidentale (Ruiz & Maddison, 2015)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Verita williamsi (Ramírez & Grismado, 2016)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zalmoxista americana (Roewer, 1952)Info
Zalmoxista peruviana (Roewer, 1956)Info
64 Species in Arachnida for South America listed without family allocation
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Taxonomy
ClassArachnida
Arachnids
AuthorLamarck, 1801

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