Malepellis extincta Petrunkevitch 1971 (money spider/sheet weaver)

Arachnida - Araneae - Linyphiidae

Full reference: A. Petrunkevitch. 1971. Chiapas amber spiders, II. University of California Publications in Entomology 63:1-44

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

See also Petrunkevitch 1971

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UCMP 13541. Its type locality is UCMP B-4117, Simojovel region, which is in a Miocene terrestrial amber in Mexico.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at UCMP B-4117, Simojovel region

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