Cretadiplura Selden 2006 (funnel-web tarantula)

Arachnida - Araneae - Dipluridae

Full reference: P. A. Selden. 2006. Systematic palaeontology, in Mygalomorph spiders (Araneae: Dipluridae) from the Lower Cretaceous Crato Lagerst├Ątte, Araripe basin, north-east Brazil. Palaeontology 49:817-826

Parent taxon: Euagrinae according to R. J. Raven et al. 2015

See also Dunlop et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Dinodiplura, Seldischnoplura

Subtaxa: Cretadiplura ceara

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Type: Cretadiplura ceara

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Cretaceous of Brazil (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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