Eoplectreurys gertschi Selden and Huang 2010 (plectreurid spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Plectreuridae

Full reference: P. A. Selden and D. Huang. 2010. The oldest haplogyne spider (Araneae: Plectreuridae), from the Middle Jurassic of China. Naturwissenschaften 97(5):449-459

Belongs to Eoplectreurys according to J. A. Dunlop et al. 2013

See also Selden and Huang 2010

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: NIGP151720a,b, an exoskeleton (adult male). Its type locality is Daohugou (NIGP collection), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large shale in the Daohugou Formation of China.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Daohugou (NIGP collection)

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