Dominicanopsis Wunderlich 2004 (spurred orb-weaver)

Arachnida - Araneae - Mysmenidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2004. The fossil spiders of the family Anapidae s. l. (Araneae) in Baltic, Dominican and Mexican amber and their extant relatives, with the description of a new subfamily Comarominae. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 3:1020-1111

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

Sister taxa: Eomysmenopsis, Mysmena, Mysmenopsis, Palaeomysmena

Subtaxa: Dominicanopsis grimaldii

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (AMNH coll) (Miocene to Miocene of Dominican Republic)

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