Testudinaroides papposa Zhang et al. 1994 (orb-weaving spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Araneidae

Alternative combination: Testudinaria papposa

Full reference: J. Zhang, B. Sun, and X. Zhang. 1994. Miocene insects and spiders from Shanwang, Shandong 1-298

Belongs to Testudinaroides according to J. A. Dunlop et al. 2013

See also Zhang et al. 1994

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Shanwang, Linqu County, collection K0 (Shandong Geological Museum), which is in a Burdigalian lacustrine - large mudstone in the Shanwang Formation of China

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Shanwang, Linqu County, collection K0 (Shandong Geological Museum)

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