Palaeodrassus interitus Scudder 1890 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Gnaphosidae

Alternative combination: Anyphaena interita

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1890. The Tertiary Insects of North America. Report of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories XIII:1-734

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

See also Petrunkevitch 1922 and Scudder 1890

Sister taxa: Palaeodrassus cockerelli, Palaeodrassus florissanti, Palaeodrassus hesternus, Palaeodrassus ingenuus

Type specimen: 8269(8281), an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Florissant (MCZ Collection)

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