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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Amblypygi
Family: Charinidae
Quintero, 1986[1]

Charinidae is an arachnid family within the order of tailless whip scorpions.[2] The family contains three genera.


[out of date ... more species have been described, see Wikispecies for details]


Contains the following species:


Contains the following species:


Contains the following species:


  1. ^ Quintero, D., Jr 1986. Revision de la clasificacion de amblypygidos pulvinados: creacion de subordenes, una nueva familia y un nuevo genero con tres nuevas especies (Arachnida: Amblypygi). In: Eberhard, W. G., Lubin, Y. D. and Robinson, B. C. (eds.). Proc. 9th int. Congr. Arachnol. (Panama 1983), pp. 203-212. Smithsonian Institution Press: Washington, D.C.
  2. ^ Harvey, M.S. 2003. Order Amblypygi. pp. 59–99 in, Catalogue of the Smaller Arachnid Orders of the World: Amblypygi, Uropygi, Schizomida, Palpigradi, Ricinulei and Solifugae. Collingwood, Victoria : CSIRO Publishing. 385 pp.
  3. ^ Jocque, M. & Giupponi, A.P. de Leao. (2012). "Charinus bromeliaea sp. n. (Amblypygi: Charinidae); a new species of bromeliad inhabiting whip spider from French Guyana." Zootaxa 3158: 53-59.

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