Orchestina tibialis Wunderlich 1988 (goblin spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Oonopidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 1988. Die fossilen Spinnen im dominikanischen Bernstein. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 2:1-378

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

See also Marusik and Wunderlich 2008 and Wunderlich 1988

Sister taxa: Orchestina (Baltorchestina), Orchestina (Gallorchestina), Orchestina baltica, Orchestina breviembolus, Orchestina colombiensis, Orchestina crassiembolus, Orchestina dominicana, Orchestina forceps, Orchestina fushunensis, Orchestina gappi, Orchestina gracilitibialis, Orchestina kenyana, Orchestina longimana, Orchestina madagascariensis, Orchestina mortua, Orchestina pusilla, Orchestina rabagensis, Orchestina sakhalinensis, Orchestina truncata, Orchestina tuberosa

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dominican amber (Wunderlich collection), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (Wunderlich collection)

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