Madagascarphantes Wunderlich 2012 (money spider/sheet weaver)

Arachnida - Araneae - Linyphiidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2012. New subrecent species of spiders in copal from Madagasar, and on the relationships of the Copaldictyninae Wunderlich 2004 (Araneae: Linyphiidae, Theridiidae, Ditynidae and Titanoecidae). Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 7:75-88

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

Sister taxa: Agynetiphantes, Ceratinopsis, Cnephalocotes, Custodela, Custodelela, Eolabulla, Eophantes, Erigone, Floricomus, Gonatium, Hypselistes, Linyphia, Linyphiinae, Malepellis, Meioneta, Micryphantes, Mystagogus, Paralabulla, Pocadicnemis, Savignia, Selenyphantes, Succineta, Succiphantes, Toschia

Subtaxa: Madagascarphantes vomerans

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Type: Madagascarphantes vomerans

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Madagascar copal (Wunderlich collection) (Quaternary of Madagascar)

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