Family Hersiliidae Thorell 1870 (tree trunk spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Hersiliidae

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

See also Dunlop et al. 2013

Sister taxon: Oecobiidae

Subtaxa: Burmesiola Fictotama Fictotama extincta Gerdia Gerdiopsis Gerdiorum Hersilia Hersiliana Hersiliola Prototama Spinasilia

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Type: Hersilia

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Madagascar (1 collection)

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (4), Mexico (4)

• Oligocene of France (1)

• Eocene of Poland (3), the Russian Federation (4), United States (1: Colorado)

• Cretaceous of Myanmar (1)

Total: 19 collections including 30 occurrences

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