Zarqaraneus Wunderlich 2008 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Praeterleptonetidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2008. The dominance of ancient spider families of the Araneae: Haplogynae in the Cretaceous, and the late diversification of advanced ecribellate spiders of the Entelegynae after the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary extinction events, with descriptions of new families. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 5:524-674

Parent taxon: Zarqaraneini according to J. Wunderlich 2015

See also Dunlop et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Crassitibia, Curvitibia, Groehnianus, Hypotheridiosoma, Parvispina, Spinipalpitibia

Subtaxa: Zarqaraneus hudae

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Type: Zarqaraneus hudae

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Jordanian Amber (Kaddumi ERMNH collection) (Cretaceous of Jordan)

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