Palaeoepeirotypus Wunderlich 1988 (ray spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Theridiosomatidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 1988. Die fossilen Spinnen im dominikanischen Bernstein. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 2:1-378

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

Sister taxa: Baalzebub, Eocoddingtonia, Eoepeirotypus, Eotheridiosoma, Leviunguis, Spinitheridiosoma, Theridiosoma, Umerosoma

Subtaxa: Palaeoepeirotypus iuvenis Palaeoepeirotypus iuvenoides

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (GPIH collection) (Miocene to Miocene of Dominican Republic)

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