Terpsicroton alticeps Pocock 1911 (hooded tickspider)

Arachnida - Ricinulei - Poliocheridae

Alternative combinations: Poliochera alticeps, Polyochera alticeps

Full reference: R. I. Pocock. 1911. A Monograph of the Terrestrial Carboniferous Arachnida of Great Britain 1-84

Belongs to Terpsicroton according to P. A. Selden 1992

See also Petrunkevitch 1949, Petrunkevitch 1953 and Pocock 1911

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Coseley, near Dudley (Egginton coll), which is in a Westphalian B interdistributary bay shale in the United Kingdom

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Coseley, near Dudley (Egginton coll)

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