Triassaraneus andersonorum Selden 1999 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae

Full reference: P. A. Selden. 1999. Systematics, in Fossil araneomorph spiders from the Triassic of South Africa and Virginia. The Journal of Arachnology 27:401-414

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

See also Selden 1999 and Selden et al. 2009

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PRE/F 18560, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Umkomaas Valley (Umk 111), which is in a Carnian channel shale in the Molteno Formation of South Africa.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of South Africa (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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