Eolathys Petrunkevitch 1950 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Dictynidae

Full reference: A. Petrunkevitch. 1950. Baltic amber spiders in the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 103(5):260-337

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

Sister taxa: Argenna, Argyroneta, Arthrodictyna, Balticocryphoeca, Brommellina, Chelicirrum, Cryphoezaga, Dictyna, Eobrommella, Eocryphoeca, Eocryphoecara, Eodictyna, Flagelldictyna, Gibbermastigusa, Hispaniolyna, Mastigusa, Mizagalla, Palaeodictyna, Palaeolathys, Protomastigusa, Scopulyna, Succinyna, Thallumetus, Vectaraneus

Subtaxa: Eolathys debilis Eolathys succini

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Type: Eolathys succini

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Baltic amber (MCZ collection) (Eocene of Russian Federation)

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