Acrometa Petrunkevitch 1942 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Synotaxidae

Synonyms: Eogonatium Petrunkevitch 1942, Liticen Petrunkevitch 1942, Theridiometa Petrunkevitch 1942, Viocurus Petrunkevitch 1958

Full reference: A. Petrunkevitch. 1942. A study of amber spiders. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 34:119-464

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

Sister taxa: Anandrus, Chelicerinus, Cornuanandrus, Dubiosynotaxus, Eosynotaxus, Gibbersynotaxus, Protophysoglenes, Pseudoacrometa, Succinitaxus, Sulcosynotaxus

Subtaxa: Acrometa clava Acrometa cristata Acrometa eichmanni Acrometa incidens Acrometa minutum Acrometa pala Acrometa pseudorobusta Acrometa robusta Acrometa samlandica Acrometa setosus Acrometa succini

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Eocene of Germany (1 collection), the Russian Federation (8), United States (1: Arkansas)

Total: 10 collections including 25 occurrences

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