Jurarchaea zherikhini Eskov 1987 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Archaeidae

Full reference: K. Eskov. 1987. A new archaeid spider (Chelicerata: Araneae) from the Jurassic of Kazakhstan, with notes on the so-called "Gondwanan" ranges of recent taxa. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 175:81-106

Belongs to Jurarchaea according to K. Eskov 1987

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 2239/2607. Its type locality is Karatau-Mikhailovka (PIN collection 2239), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Karatau-Mikhailovka (PIN collection 2239)

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