Palaeomicromenneus lebanensis Penney 2003 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Salticoididae

Full reference: D. Penney. 2003. A new deinopoid spider from Cretaceous Lebanese amber. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 48(4):569-574

Belongs to Palaeomicromenneus according to J. Wunderlich 2015

See also Dunlop et al. 2013 and Penney 2003

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MHNP 723A, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Mdeyrij-Hammana, Casa Baabda (Azar coll), which is in a Barremian terrestrial amber in Lebanon.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Mdeyrij-Hammana, Casa Baabda (Azar coll)

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