Kinds of Groups Arachnida

Arachnid groups

Sam Cincotta and John Pickering
University of Georgia, Athens

Scientific name -- Other names
Arachnida -- Spiders; Ticks; Mites; Chiggers; Scorpions; Whipscorpions; Pseudoscorpions; Daddy longlegs; Harvestmen; Arachnidae
Acari -- Ticks; Mites; Chiggers
Acalyptonotidae
   Acari_incertae_sedis
Acaridae -- Cheese mites
Acaronychidae
Acarophenacidae
Adamystidae
Adelphacaridae
Adhaesozetidae
Aenictequidae
Aeroglyphidae
Algophagidae
Alicorhagiidae
Allochaetophoridae
Alloptidae
Allothyridae
Ameridae
Ameronothridae
Ameroseiidae
Analgidae -- Feather mites
Anderemaeidae
Anisitsiellidae
Antennophoridae
Antennoseiidae
Anystidae
Aphelacaridae
Apionacaridae
Archeonothridae
Archoplophoridae
Arctacaridae
Argasidae -- Softbacked ticks; Grain mites
Arrenuridae
Ascidae
Ascouracaridae
Astacocrotidae
Astacocrotonidae
Astegistidae
Asternoseiidae
Athienemanniidae
Atopochthoniidae
Atopomelidae
Aturidae
Audyanidae
Audycoptidae
Austrachipteriidae
Autognetidae
Avenzoariidae
Axonopsidae
Barbutiidae
Basilobelbidae
Bdellidae
Bimichaelidae
Bimichaeliidae
Bogatiidae
Brachychthoniidae
Caeculidae
Caligonellidae
Calyptostomatidae
Camerobiidae
Camisiidae
Canestriniidae
Caraboacaridae
Carabodidae
Carpoglyphidae -- Driedfruit mites
Caudiferidae
Celaenopsidae
Ceratozetidae
Cercomegistidae
Chaetodactylidae
Chapuisididae
Charassobatidae
Cheyletidae
Chirodiscidae
Chirorhynchobiidae
Chortoglyphidae
Chyzeriidae
Clathrosperchonidae
Cloacaridae
Collohmanniidae
Compactozetidae
Cosmochthoniidae
Crassoribatulidae
Crotoniidae
Cryptognathidae
Ctenacaridae
Ctenothyadidae
Cunaxidae
Cymbaeremaeidae
Cytoditidae
Damaeolidae
Dasyponyssidae
Dasythyreidae
Davacaridae
Demodecidae
Demodicidae -- Follicle mites
Deraiophoridae
Dermanyssidae
Dermationidae
Dermoglyphidae
Diarthrophallidae
Digamasellidae
Dinychidae
Diplogyniidae
Diptilomiopidae
Discourellidae
Discozerconidae
Dolichocybidae
Echimyopodidae
Elliptochthoniidae
Eniochthoniidae
Entonyssidae
Epicriidae
Epidermoptidae
Epilohmanniidae
Eremaeozetidae
Eremobelbidae
Eremulidae
Ereynetidae
Eriophyidae
Erythraeidae
Euglycyphagidae
Eulohmanniidae
Eupalopsellidae
Euphthiracaridae
Eupodidae
Euryparasitidae
Eustathiidae
Eutegaeidae
Eutrombidiidae
Euzerconidae
Eviphididae
Eylaidae
Falculiferidae
Fedrizziidae
Feltriidae
Fenicheliidae
Ferradasiidae
Freyanidae
Frontipodopsidae
Gabuciniidae
Galagalgidae
Galumnidae
Gamasellidae
Gastronyssidae
Gehypochthoniidae
Glycacaridae
Glycyphagidae
Grandjeanicidae
Guanolichidae
Haemogamasidae
Halacaridae
Halarachnidae
Halolaelapidae
Hammeriellidae
Haplochthoniidae
Haplozetidae
Harpagopalpidae
Harpirhynchidae
Harpyrhynchidae
Heatherellidae
Hemisarcoptidae
Hermanniellidae
Hermanniidae
Heterocheylidae
Heterochthoniidae
Heterocoptidae
Hirstionyssidae
Histiostomatidae
Holothyridae
Homocaligidae
Hoplomegistidae
Humerobatidae
Hungarohydracharidae
Hyadesidae
Hyadesiidae
Hydrachnidae
Hydrodromidae
Hydrovolziidae
Hydrozetidae
Hydryphantidae
Hygrobatidae
Hypochthoniidae
Hypoderatidae
Hypoderidae
Hystrichonyssidae
Ichthyostomatogasteridae
Iolinidae
Ischnuridae -- Rock scorpions; Creeping scorpions; Tree scorpions
Ixodidae
Ixodorhynchidae
Johnstonianidae
Kantacaridae
Klinckowstroemiidae
Knemidokoptidae
Kramerellidae
Krendowskiidae
Kytoditidae
Labidostommatidae
Laelapidae
Laelaptidae
Laelaptonyssidae
Laminosioptidae
Lardoglyphidae
Laversiidae
Lebertiidae
Leeuwenhoekiidae
Lemurnyssidae
Leptolaelapidae
Liacaridae
Liebstadiidae
Limnesiidae
Limnocharidae
Linotetranidae
Liochelidae -- Rockloving scorpions
Liodidae
Listrophoridae
Lobalgidae
Lohmanniidae
Lordalychidae
Machuellidae
Macrochelidae
Macrodinychidae
Macronyssidae
Malaconothridae
Manitherionyssidae
Maorizetidae
Mecognathidae
Megacelaenopsidae
Megalolaelapidae
Megisthanidae
Meinertulidae
Mesoplophoridae
Messoracaridae
Microdispidae
Microgyniidae
Micropsammidae
Microtegeidae
Microtrombidiidae
Microzetidae
Mideidae
Mideopsidae
Mochlozetidae
Momoniidae
Mycobatidae
Myobiidae
Myocoptidae
Nalepellidae
Nanhermanniidae
Nanorchestidae
Nautarachnidae
Nehypochthoniidae
Nematalycidae -- Nematalychidae
Nenteriidae
Neoacaridae
Neotenogyniidae
Neothrombiidae
Neotrichozetidae
Neotrombidiidae
Nipponacaridae
Nothogynidae
Nothridae
Nuttalliellidae
Ochrolichidae
Oehserchestidae
Ologamasidae
Omartacaridae
Omentolaelapidae
Ophioptidae
Opilioacaridae
Oplitidae
Oppiidae
Oribatellidae
Oribatulidae
Oribotritiidae
Oripodidae
Otocepheidae
Otopheidomenidae
Oxidae
Pachylaelapidae
Palaeacaridae
Parakalummatidae
Paramegistidae
Parantennulidae
Parasitidae
Paratydeidae
Parholaspididae
Parhypochthoniidae
Passalozetidae
Pedetopodidae
Pediculochelidae
Pedrocortesellidae
Peloppiidae
Penthaleidae
Penthalodidae
Perlohmanniidae
Pezidae
Phenopelopidae
Pheroliodidae
Philodanidae
Phthiracaridae
Phyllochthoniidae
Physalozerconidae
Phytoptidae
Phytoseiidae
Piersigiidae
Pionidae
Plasmobatidae
Plateremaeidae
Platyameridae
Pneumocoptidae
Podapolipidae
Podocinidae
Podothrombiidae
Polyaspididae
Pomerantziidae
Pontarachnidae
Proctophyllodidae
Promegistidae
Protodinychidae
Protoplophoridae
Protziidae
Pseudocheylidae
Pseudohydryphantidae
Psorergatidae
Psoroptidae -- Scab mites
Pterochthoniidae
Pterolichidae
Pterozetidae
Pterygosomatidae
Ptiloxenidae
Ptochacaridae
Ptyssalgidae
Pyemotidae
Pygmephoridae
Pyroglyphidae
Quadroppiidae
Raillietiidae
Ramsayellidae
Raphignathidae
Rectijanuidae
Rhagidiidae
Rhinonyssidae
Rhodacaridae
Rhynchohydracaridae
Rhynchoribatidae
Rhyncoptidae
Rosensteiniidae
Rutripalpidae
Saltiseiidae
Sarcoptidae -- Itch mites
Scheloribatidae
Schizoglyphidae
Schizogyniidae
Scutacaridae
Scutoverticidae
Seiodidae
Sejidae
Sellnickiidae
Siteroptidae
Smarididae
Spelaeorhynchidae
Sperchonidae
Sphaerochthoniidae
Sphaerolichidae
Spinturnicidae
Steganacaridae
Stigmaeidae
Stigmocheylidae
Strandtmanniidae
Stygothrombiidae
Suctobelbidae
Suidasiidae
Symbioribatidae
Syringobiidae
Syringophilidae
Tarsocheylidae
Tarsonemidae
Tectocepheidae
Tegeocranellidae
Tegoribatidae
Teneriffiidae
Tenuipalpidae -- False spider mites
Teratothyadidae
Terpnacaridae
Tetranychidae -- Spider mites
Teutoniidae
Thermacaridae
Thinozerconidae
Thoracosathesidae
Thyasidae
Torrenticolidae
Trachytidae
Trachyuropodidae
Trematuridae
Trhypochthoniidae
Trichthoniidae
Trigonuropodidae
Triplogyniidae
Trombellidae
Trombiculidae -- Chigger mites
Trombidiidae
Trouessartiidae
Tuckerellidae
Tuparezetidae
Turbinoptidae
Tydeidae
Uchidastygacaridae
Unionicolidae
Uroactiniidae
Urodinychidae
Uropodellidae
Uropodidae
Varroidae
Veigaiidae
Vexillariidae
Walchiidae
Wettinidae
Winterschmidtiidae
Xenocaligonellididae
Xolalgidae
Yurebillidae
Zelandothyadidae
Zerconidae
Zetomotrichidae
Amblypygi -- Tailless whipscorpions; Amblypygids
Charinidae
Charontidae
Damonidae
Phrynichidae
Tarantulidae
Araneae -- Spiders; Mesothelae; Mygalomorphae; Araneomorphae
Acanthoctenidae
Actinopodidae -- Mouse spiders
Agelenidae -- Funnel weavers; Funnel Spiders; Grass spiders; Funnel-web spiders
Amaurobiidae -- Hackledmesh weavers; Hacklemesh Weavers
Ammoxenidae
Amphinectidae
Anapidae
Antrodiaetidae -- Foldingdoor spiders; Folding-door Spiders
Anyphaenidae -- Ghost spiders
Aphantochilidae
Araneidae -- Orbweavers; Orb Weavers
Archaeidae
Argyronetidae
Atypidae -- Purseweb spiders
Austrochilidae
Barychelidae -- Brushfooted trapdoor spiders
Caponiidae
Chummidae
Cithaeronidae
Clubionidae -- Sac spiders; Two-clawed hunting spiders
Corinnidae -- Antmimic spiders; Antmimics
Cryptothelidae
Ctenidae -- Wandering spiders
Ctenizidae -- Trapdoor spiders
Cyatholipidae
Cybaeidae -- Water spiders
Cycloctenidae -- Scuttling spiders
Cyrtaucheniidae
Deinopidae -- Ogrefaced spiders
Desidae
Dictynidae -- Meshweavers; Mesh Web Weavers; Hackled-band weavers
Diguetidae -- Desertshrub spiders
Dinopidae
Dipluridae -- Funnelweb spiders
Drymusidae
Dysderidae -- Dysderids
Eresidae
Filistatidae -- Crevice weavers
Gallieniellidae
Gnaphosidae -- Stealthy ground spiders; Ground Spiders; Hunting spiders
Gradungulidae
Hadrotarsidae
Hahniidae -- Hahniid sheet-web spiders
Halidae -- Halid spiders
Hersiliidae -- Longspinneret spiders; Hersiliids
Heteropodidae
Heterozerconidae
Hexathelidae -- Australian funnelweb spiders
Hickmaniidae
Holarchaeidae
Homalonychidae -- Dusty desert spiders
Huttoniidae
Hypochilidae -- Lampshade weavers
Idiopidae -- Armored trapdoor spiders
Lamponidae -- Whitetailed spiders
Leptonetidae -- Cave spiders
Linyphiidae -- Sheetweb and dwarf weavers; Sheetweb Spiders; Dwarf Spiders
Liocranidae
Liphistiidae -- Segmented trapdoor spiders
Loxoscelidae -- Recluse spiders
Lycosidae -- Wolf spiders
Lyssomanidae
Malkaridae -- Shield spiders
Mecicobothriidae
Mecysmaucheniidae
Micropholcommatidae
Microstigmatidae
Migidae -- Tree trapdoor spiders
Mimetidae -- Pirate spiders; Spider-hunting spiders
Miturgidae -- Prowling spiders
Mysmenidae -- Dwarf cobweb weavers
Nemesiidae -- Tubetrapdoor, Wishbone spiders
Neolanidae
Nesticidae -- Cave cobweb spiders
Nicodamidae
Ochyroceratidae
Oecobiidae -- Flatmesh weavers; Wall spiders
Oonopidae -- Dwarf sixeyed spiders
Orsolobidae
Oxyopidae -- Lynx spiders
Pacullidae
Palpimanidae
Pararchaeidae
Paratropididae -- Baldlegged spiders
Periegopidae
Philodromidae -- Running crab spiders
Pholcidae -- Cellar; Daddylongleg spiders; Cellar spiders; Daddy-long-legs spiders; Long-legged spiders
Phyxelididae
Pimoidae
Pisauridae -- Nursery web spiders; Nursery-web spiders; Fishing spiders
Platoridae
Plectreuridae
Prodidomidae
Psechridae
Pycnothelidae
Salticidae -- Jumping spiders
Scytodidae -- Spitting spiders
Segestriidae -- Tunnel spiders
Selenopidae
Senoculidae
Sicariidae -- Sixeyed sicariid spiders
Sparassidae -- Giant crab spiders
Stenochilidae
Stiphidiidae
Symphytognathidae -- Dwarf orbweavers
Synaphridae
Synotaxidae
Telemidae
Tengellidae
Tetrablemmidae
Tetragnathidae -- Longjawed orbweavers; Longjawed Orb Weavers
Textricellidae
Thaididae
Theraphosidae -- Tarantulas
Theridiidae -- Cobweb weavers; Cobweb Spiders; Comb-footed spiders
Theridiosomatidae -- Ray orbweavers
Thomisidae -- Crab spiders
Titanoecidae
Toxopidae
Trechaleidae
Trochanteriidae
Uloboridae -- Hackled orbweavers; Hackled orb weavers; Uloborid spiders
Zodariidae
Zoridae
Zorocratidae
Zoropsidae
Opiliones -- Daddy longlegs; Harvestmen
Agoristenidae
Assamiidae
Biantidae
Caddidae
Ceratolasmatidae
Cladonychiidae
Cosmetidae
Dicranolasmatidae
Fissiphalliidae
Gagrellidae
Gonyleptidae
Ischyropsalididae
Leiobunidae
Megalopsalididae
Monoscutidae
Nemastomatidae
Neogovidae
Neopilionidae
Nipponopsalididae
Ogoveidae
Oncopodidae
Paranonychidae
Pentanychidae
Pettalidae
Phalangiidae -- Daddylonglegs
Phalangodidae
Podoctidae
Protolophidae
Sabaconidae
Samoidae
Sclerosomatidae
Sironidae
Stygnidae
Stylocellidae
Synthetonychidae
Travuniidae
Triaenonychidae
Tricommatidae
Trionyxellidae
Troglosironidae
Trogulidae
Zalmoxidae
Palpigradi -- Microscorpions; Microwhipscorpions
Eukoeneniidae
Pseudoscorpiones -- False scorpions; Pseudoscorpions; Book scorpions
Atemnidae
Bochicidae
Cheiridiidae
Cheliferidae
Chernetidae
Chthoniidae
Chthonioidea
Feaellidae
Garypidae
Geogarypidae -- Geogarypid pseudoscorpions
Gymnobisiidae
Ideoroncidae
Larcidae
Lechytiidae
Menthidae
Miratemnidae
Myrmochernetidae
Neobisiidae
Olpiidae -- Olipiidae
Parahyidae -- Hyidae
Pseudochiridiidae
Pseudogarypidae
Sternophoridae
Syarinidae
Tridenchthoniidae
Vachoniidae
Withiidae
Ricinulei -- Hooded tickspiders
Ricinoididae
Schizomida -- Schizomids
Hubbardiidae
Protoschizomidae
Schizomidae
Scorpionida -- Scorpions
Bothriuridae
Buthidae -- Arrowbreasted scorpions; Thick-tailed scorpions
Chactidae -- Fatclaw scorpions
Chaerilidae
Diplocentridae -- Spinysting scorpions
Euscorpiidae -- Shorttail scorpions
Hemiscorpiidae -- Longtail rock scorpions
Heteroscorpionidae -- Madagascar fatclaw scorpions
Iuridae -- Largetooth scorpions
Microcharmidae
Pseudochactidae
Scorpionidae -- Largeclaw scorpions; Burrowing scorpions; Pale-legged scorpions
Scorpiopidae
Scorpiopsidae
Superstitionidae
Superstitioniidae
Troglotaysicidae
Urodacidae -- Australian burrowing scorpions
Vaejovidae
Solifugae -- Wind scorpions; Camel spiders; Sun spiders; Solpugids
Amacataidae
Ammotrechidae
Ceromidae
Daesiidae
Eremobatidae
Galeodidae
Gylippidae
Hexisopodidae
Karschiidae
Melanoblossidae
Mummuciidae
Rhagodidae
Solpugidae
Thelyphonida -- Whiptailed scorpions; Vinegaroons; Uropygids
Hypoctonidae
Thelyphonidae -- Vinegaroons

Updated: 2012-11-05 21:51:08

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