Temnocerans (Japanese 鋏角種 Kyōkakushu, "Chelicerate species") are a class of monster first introduced in Monster Hunter 4. This class is characterized by its arachnoid characteristics, such as the ability to produce silk, though they have six limbs similar to Neopterons or Carapaceons. This class includes only one type of monster, the Nerscylla and its subspecies.

Fourth Generation Temnocerans

Fifth Generation Temnocerans

None / Unconfirmed.

Frontier Generation Temnocerans

None / Unconfirmed.

Monster Hunter Online Temnocerans

None / Unconfirmed.


  • Temnocerans were introduced in the Fourth Generation of the Monster Hunter series and as such, no Temnoceran existed in the Generations prior to Fourth and in Monster Hunter Orage.
  • There are currently no new Temnoceran in the Fifth Generation, Frontier Generation and Monster Hunter Online series.

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