Phrynus resinae Schawaller 1979 (whip spider)

Arachnida - Amblypygi - Phrynidae

Alternative combination: Tarantula resinae

Full reference: W. Schawaller. 1979. Erstnachweis der Ornung Geißelspinnen in Dominikanischem Bernstein (Stuttgarter Bernsteinsammlung: Arachnida, Amblypygi). Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde Serie B (Geologie und Paläontologie) 50:1-12

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

See also Schawaller 1979

Sister taxon: Phrynus mexicana

Type specimen: SMNS Do-1703-K-1. Its type locality is Dominican amber (SMNS coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (SMNS coll)

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