Mysmena Simon 1894 (spurred orb-weaver)

Arachnida - Araneae - Mysmenidae

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

See also Dunlop et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Dominicanopsis, Eomysmenopsis, Mysmenopsis, Palaeomysmena

Subtaxa: Mysmena copalis Mysmena curvata Mysmena dominicana Mysmena fossilis Mysmena groehni Mysmena grotae

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Madagascar (1 collection)

• Miocene of Mexico (1)

• Eocene of Germany (4), the Russian Federation (3)

Total: 9 collections including 12 occurrences

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