Segestria plicata Petrunkevitch 1950 (tube-dwelling spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Segestriidae

Full reference: A. Petrunkevitch. 1950. Baltic amber spiders in the Museum of Comparative Zoology. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 103(5):260-337

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

See also Petrunkevitch 1950 and Petrunkevitch 1958

Sister taxa: Segestria cristata, Segestria elongata, Segestria flexio, Segestria mortalis, Segestria nana, Segestria scudderi, Segestria secessa, Segestria succinei, Segestria tomentosa

Type specimen: MCZ 7436. Its type locality is Baltic amber (MCZ collection), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Eocene of Denmark (1 collection), the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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