Lycosa florissanti Petrunkevitch 1922 (wolf spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Lycosidae

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

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

See also Petrunkevitch 1922

Sister taxa: Lycosa lithographica, Lycosa malleata, Lycosa miocaena, Lycosa subterranea

Type specimen: AMNH 10234(10240), an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (AMNH Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Florissant (AMNH Collection)

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