Segestria Latreille 1804 (tube-dwelling spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Segestriidae

Parent taxon: Segestriidae according to W. C. Wheeler et al. 2017

See also Dunlop et al. 2013, Petrunkevitch 1922, Scudder 1890 and Selden 2014

Sister taxa: Ariadninae, Lebansegestria, Microsegestriinae, Palaeosegestria, Segestriinae, Vetsegestria

Subtaxa: Segestria cristata Segestria elongata Segestria flexio Segestria mortalis Segestria nana Segestria plicata Segestria scudderi Segestria secessa Segestria succinei Segestria tomentosa

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Denmark (1 collection), Poland (2), the Russian Federation (6), the United Kingdom (1), United States (2: Colorado)

• Cretaceous of United States (1: New Jersey)

Total: 13 collections including 27 occurrences

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