Pholcochyrocer pecten Wunderlich 2012 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Pholcochyroceridae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2012. On the fossil spider (Araneae) fauna in Cretaeous ambers, with descriptions of new taxa from Myanmar (Burma) and Jordan, and on the relationships of the superfamily Leptonetoidea. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 7:157-232

Belongs to Pholcochyrocer according to J. Wunderlich 2012

Sister taxa: Pholcochyrocer altipecten, Pholcochyrocer baculum, Pholcochyrocer calidum, Pholcochyrocer guttulaeque, Pholcochyrocer vermiculus

Type specimen: F2268/BU/AR/CJW. Its type locality is Burmese amber (Wunderlich coll), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Burmese amber (Wunderlich coll)

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