Segestria mortalis Wunderlich 2004 (tube-dwelling spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Segestriidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2004. Fossil spiders (Araneae) of the superfamily Dysderoidea in Baltic and Dominican amber, with revised family diagnoses. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 3:633-746

Belongs to Segestria according to J. Wunderlich 2004

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

Type specimen: F523/BB/ASR/SEG/CJW. Its type locality is Baltic amber (Wunderlich collection), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Baltic amber (Wunderlich collection)

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