Apostenus spinimanus Koch and Berendt 1854 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Liocranidae

Alternative combination: Philodromus spinimanus

Full reference: C. L. Koch and G. C. Berendt. 1854. Die im Bernstein befindlichen Crustaceen, Myriapoden, Arachniden und Apteren der Vorwelt. Die in Bernstein Befindlichen Organischen Reste der Vorwelt Gesammelt in Verbindung mit Mehreren Bearbeitetet und Herausgegeben 1(2):1-124

Belongs to Apostenus according to J. A. Dunlop et al. 2013

See also Koch and Berendt 1854 and Wunderlich 2004

Sister taxa: Apostenus arnoldorum, Apostenus bigibber

Type specimen: MfN MB.A 175, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Berendt collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in Poland.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of Germany (2 collections), Poland (1), the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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