Baltarchaea Eskov 1992 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Archaeidae

Full reference: K. Eskov. 1992. Archaeid spiders from Eocene Baltic amber (Chelicerata: Araneida: Arachaeidae) with remarks on the so-called “Gondwanan” ranges of Recent taxa. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 185:311-328

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

Sister taxa: Afrarchaea, Archaea, Archaeinae, Eoarchaea, Eriauchenius, Jurarchaea, Jurarchaeinae, Lacunaucheniinae, Madagascarchaea, Myrmecarchaea, Patarchaea, Saxonarchaea

Subtaxa: Baltarchaea conica

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Type: Archaea conica

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Eocene of Poland (2 collections), the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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