Leptopholcus Simon 1893 (daddy long-legs spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Pholcidae

Parent taxon: Pholcidae according to W. C. Wheeler et al. 2017

See also Dunlop et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Coryssocnemis, Modisimus, Ninetinae, Paraspermophora, Quamtana, Serratochorus

Subtaxa: Leptopholcus kiskeya

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (Wunderlich collection) (Miocene to Miocene of Dominican Republic)

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