Euryopus gracilipes Menge 1854 (cobweb spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Theridiidae

Full reference: A. Menge. 1854. Footnotes and taxonomic names, in 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 Euryopus according to J. A. Dunlop et al. 2013

See also Marusik and Penney 2004 and Menge 1854

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Danziger Naturkundemuseum Menge collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in Poland

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Baltic Amber, Danziger Naturkundemuseum Menge collection

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