Zarqaraneus hudae Wunderlich 2008 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Praeterleptonetidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2008. The dominance of ancient spider families of the Araneae: Haplogynae in the Cretaceous, and the late diversification of advanced ecribellate spiders of the Entelegynae after the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary extinction events, with descriptions of new families. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 5:524-674

Belongs to Zarqaraneus according to J. Wunderlich 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ERMNH ZRA 55. Its type locality is Jordanian Amber (Kaddumi ERMNH collection), which is in an Albian terrestrial amber in Jordan.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Jordanian Amber (Kaddumi ERMNH collection)

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