Orchestina fushunensis Wunderlich 2004 (goblin spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Oonopidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2004. Description of two fossil taxa of spiders (Araneae: Oonopidae, Pholcidae) in Chinese amber. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 3:1860-1863

Belongs to Orchestina according to Y. M. Marusik and J. Wunderlich 2008

See also Wunderlich 2004

Sister taxa: Orchestina (Baltorchestina), Orchestina (Gallorchestina), Orchestina baltica, Orchestina breviembolus, Orchestina colombiensis, Orchestina crassiembolus, Orchestina dominicana, Orchestina forceps, Orchestina gappi, Orchestina gracilitibialis, Orchestina kenyana, Orchestina longimana, Orchestina madagascariensis, Orchestina mortua, Orchestina pusilla, Orchestina rabagensis, Orchestina sakhalinensis, Orchestina tibialis, Orchestina truncata, Orchestina tuberosa

Type specimen: F956/CB/AR/OON/CJW, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Fushun amber (Wunderlich collection), which is in a Ypresian terrestrial amber in China.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Fushun amber (Wunderlich collection)

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