Linyphia florissanti Petrunkevitch 1922 (money spider/sheet weaver)

Arachnida - Araneae - Linyphiidae

Full reference: A. I. Petrunkevitch. 1922. Tertiary Spiders and Opilionids of North America. Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences 25:211-279

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

See also Petrunkevitch 1922

Sister taxa: Linyphia andraei, Linyphia byrami, Linyphia pachygnathoides, Linyphia quievreuxi, Linyphia retensa, Linyphia rottensis, Linyphia seclusa

Type specimen: UCM 17708, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (University of Colorado Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Florissant (University of Colorado Collection)

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