Lebansegestria Wunderlich 2008 (tube-dwelling spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Segestriidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2008. The dominance of ancient spider families of the Araneae: Haplogynae in the Cretaceous, and the late diversification of advanced ecribellate spiders of the Entelegynae after the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary extinction events, with descriptions of new families. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 5:524-674

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

Sister taxa: Ariadninae, Microsegestriinae, Palaeosegestria, Segestria, Segestriinae, Vetsegestria

Subtaxa: Lebansegestria azari

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Type: Lebansegestria azari

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

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

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