Minutunguis Wunderlich 2011 (orb-weaving spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Araneidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2011. Some subrecent spiders (Araneae) in copal from Madagascar. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 6:445-460

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

Sister taxa: Cretaraneus, Eonephila, Geratonephila, Luxurionephila, Nephila, Palaeonephila

Subtaxa: Minutunguis silvestris

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Type: Minutunguis silvestris

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

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

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