Palaeoperenethis Selden and Penney 2009 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Pisauridae

Full reference: P. A. Selden and D. Penney. 2009. A fossil spider (Araneae: Pisauridae) of Eocene age from Horsefly, British Columbia, Canada. Contributions to Natural History 12:1269-1282

Parent taxon: Pisauridae according to J. A. Dunlop et al. 2013

See also Selden and Penney 2009

Sister taxa: Dolomedinae, Eopisaurella

Subtaxa: Palaeoperenethis thaleri

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Type: Palaeoperenethis thaleri

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Horsefly Mine, locality 8 (ROM collection) (Eocene of British Columbia)

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