Canadaorchestina Wunderlich 2008 (goblin spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Oonopidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2008. Descriptions of fossil spider (Araneae) taxa mainly in Baltic amber, as well as on certain related extant taxa. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 5:44-139

Parent taxon: Orchestininae according to J. Wunderlich 2015

See also Dunlop et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Burmorchestina, Orchestina

Subtaxa: Canadaorchestina albertensis

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Grassy Lake, Medicine Hat (TMP 96.9 accession) (Cretaceous of Alberta)

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