Malepellis Petrunkevitch 1971 (money spider/sheet weaver)

Arachnida - Araneae - Linyphiidae

Full reference: A. Petrunkevitch. 1971. Chiapas amber spiders, II. University of California Publications in Entomology 63:1-44

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, Madagascarphantes, Meioneta, Micryphantes, Mystagogus, Paralabulla, Pocadicnemis, Savignia, Selenyphantes, Succineta, Succiphantes, Toschia

Subtaxa: Malepellis extincta

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Type: Malepellis extincta

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at UCMP B-4117, Simojovel region (Miocene of Mexico)

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