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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Theraphosidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Theraphosidae Thorell 1869

Alternative Names

Aviculariidae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Aviculariidae
Synonym according to NCBI
Aviculariinae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Cratorrhagus Simon 1892
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Harpaxibius Ausserer 1871
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lasiocnemus Ausserer 1871
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Musagetes Pocock 1895
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Orthothrichus Karsch 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pachypelma Karsch 1880
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Polyspinosa Schmidt 1999
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudoligoxystre Vol 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stenotarsus Tesmoingt & Schmidt 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Theraphosa Walckenaer 1805
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Trichognatha Gallon 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xenodendrophila Gallon 2003
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

Tarantulas
Recognized by Wikidata
tarantulas preferred
Red-Kneed Tarantulas, Tarantulas
Recognized by CITES
tarantula
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Akan

Akyamfoɔ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

رتيلاء preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Tarantul preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Tarantula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

Павукі-птушкаеды preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bengali

টারান্টুলা preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

Тарантули preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Terafòsid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Tarantula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

sklípkanovití preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Fugleedderkop preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

vogelspinnen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Tarantulo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Lintuhämähäkit preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

French

Mygales, Tare preferred
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Tarántula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

ტარანტული preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Vogelspinnen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

פרווניתיים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

madárpókfélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Icelandic

Tarantúlur preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ido

Tarantulo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Indonesian

Tarantula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Tarantúla preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

オオツチグモ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Kazakh

Түкті мигаломорф preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Tarantûla preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Tarantulai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Luxembourgish; Letzeburgesch

Tarantula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

тарантула preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Tarantula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

ടറന്റുല preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Naałʼaashii íiyisígíí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

Fugleedderkopper preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

رتیل preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Ptasznikowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Portuguese

Tarântula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pushto; Pashto

غونډل preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Quechua

Apasanka preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Пауки-птицееды preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

тарантула preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Tarantula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Ptičji pajki preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
tarántula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Tarántulas De Rodillas Rojas, Tarántulas
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Fågelspindlar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

แมงมุมทารันทูล่า preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Павуки-птахоїди preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Welsh

Tarantwla preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

De Ch

Vogelspinnen preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

En Ca

Tarantula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

En Gb

Tarantula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Mzn

دلیمک preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pt Br

Tarântula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sr Ec

тарантула preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sr El

tarantula preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Theraphosidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
Arthropoda
Chelicerata
Arachnida
Araneae
Opisthothelae
Mygalomorphae
Theraphosidae (this page)
Ami

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
Arthropoda
Chelicerata
Arachnida
Araneae
Opisthothelae
Mygalomorphae
Theraphosidae (this page)
Ami

GBIF classification

Animalia
Arthropoda
Arachnida
Araneae
Theraphosidae (this page)
Ami
3282 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Bilateria
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Arthropoda
Chelicerata
Arachnida
Araneae
Theraphosidae Thorell 1869 (this page)
9 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.