Phrynus Lamarck 1801 (whip spider)

Arachnida - Amblypygi - Phrynidae

Synonym: Tarantula Fabricius 1793 [replaced name]

Parent taxon: Phrynidae according to R. J. Garwood et al. 2017

See also Dunlop et al. 2013, Engel and Grimaldi 2014 and Latreille 1802

Sister taxa: Britopygus, Electrophrynus, Electrophrynus mirus

Subtaxa: Phrynus mexicana Phrynus resinae

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Dominican Republic (1 collection), Mexico (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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