Amarixys Selden 1992 (hooded tickspider)

Arachnida - Ricinulei - Curculioididae

Full reference: P. A. Selden. 1992. Revision of the fossil ricinuleids. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences 83:595-634

Parent taxon: Curculioididae according to J. A. Dunlop et al. 2013

See also Selden 1992

Sister taxon: Curculioides

Subtaxa: Amarixys gracilis Amarixys stellaris Amarixys sulcata

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Carboniferous of United States (4: Illinois, Oklahoma collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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