Eoatypus woodwardii McCook 1888 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae

Full reference: H. C. McCook. 1888. A new fossil spider, Eoatypus woodwardii. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 40:200-202

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

See also McCook 1888 and Selden 2001

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH In. 61271, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Bembridge Marls (A'Court Smith collection), which is in a Priabonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Bouldnor Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Bembridge Marls (A'Court Smith collection)

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