Mastigusa arcuata Wunderlich 2004 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Dictynidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2004. Fossil spiders of the family Dictynidae s. l., including Cryphoecinae and Hahniinae in Baltic and Dominican amber and copal from Madagascar, and on selected extant Holarctic taxa, with new descriptions and diagnoses. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 3:1380-1482

Belongs to Mastigusa according to J. Wunderlich 2004

Sister taxa: Mastigusa acuminata, Mastigusa bitterfeldensis, Mastigusa laticymbium, Mastigusa magnibulbus, Mastigusa media, Mastigusa modesta, Mastigusa scutata

Type specimen: F749/BB/AR/DIC/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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