Paranemastoma quadripunctatum (Perty, 1833) by Silhavy 1956a
Paranemastoma quadripunctatum, by Šilhavý (1956).





Nemastomatidae Simon, 1872 is a family of dyspnoan harvestmen with 2 subfamilies, 20 genera and 198 species.


The subfamily Ortholasmatinae occur on both sides of the Pacific Ocean: in western North America from Mexico to British Columbia and eastern Asia (Japan and northern Thailand.

The other subfamily, Nemastomatinae, occur all over Europe up to Iceland and the Caucasus, in the Atlas Mountains of North Africa, from Anatolia to northern Iran, with a few species found outside this region, in Central Asia and the Himalayas. Most species are restricted to very small mountainous southern regions.

Subfamilies included

External links

Nemastomatidae page on Axel L. Schönhofer website [1].

Dyspnoi Classification
Incertae sedis
Not assigned to family Ameticos | †Echinopustulatus
Superfamily Acropsopilionoidea
Family Acropsopilionidae Acropsopilio | Austropsopilio | Caddella
Family †Halithersidae Halitherses
Superfamily Ischyropsalidoidea
Family Ischyropsalididae
Subfamily Ceratolasmatinae Acuclavella | Ceratolasma
Subfamily Ischyropsalidinae Ischyropsalis
Family Sabaconidae Sabacon
Family Taracidae Crosbycus | Hesperonemastoma | Taracus
Superfamily Troguloidea
Family Dicranolasmatidae Dicranolasma
Family †Eotrogulidae Eotrogulus
Family Nemastomatidae

Subfamily Nemastomatinae Acromitostoma |

Carinostoma | Caucnemastoma | Centetostoma | Giljarovia | Hadzinia | Histricostoma | Mediostoma | Mitostoma | Nemaspela | Nemastoma | Nemastomella | Paranemastoma | Pyza | Saccarella | Starengovia | Vestiferum

Subfamily Ortholasmatinae Cladolasma | Dendrolasma | Martensolasma | Ortholasma | Trilasma
Family †Nemastomoididae Nemastomoides
Family Nipponopsalididae Nipponopsalis
Family Trogulidae Anarthrotarsus | Anelasmocephalus | Calathocratus | Kofiniotis | Trogulus
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