†family Poliocheridae Scudder 1884 (hooded tickspider)

Arachnida - Ricinulei - Poliocheridae

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1884. A contribution to our knowledge of Paleozoic Arachnida. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 20:15-22

Parent taxon: Posteriorricinulei according to J. Wunderlich 2015

See also Dunlop et al. 2013

Sister taxon: Curculioididae

Subtaxa: Poliochera Terpsicroton

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Cretaceous of Myanmar (1 collection)

• Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (1), United States (4: Illinois)

Total: 6 collections including 8 occurrences

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