Amauropilio lacoei Petrunkevitch 1922 (harvestman)

Arachnida - Opiliones - Sclerosomatidae

Alternative combination: Phalangium lacoei

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

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

See also Petrunkevitch 1922

Sister taxon: Amauropilio atavus

Type specimen: USNM Lacoe 38124, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (USNM Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Florissant (USNM Collection)

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