†family Mongolarachnidae Selden et al. 2013 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Mongolarachnidae

Full reference: P. A. Selden, C. K. Shih, and D. Ren. 2013. A giant spider from the Jurassic of China reveals greater diversity of the orbicularian stem group. Naturwissenschaften 100:1171-1181

Parent taxon: Araneomorphae according to P. A. Selden et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Araneoclada, Argyrarachne, Elvina, Entelegynae, Filistatidae, Haplogynae, Leptonetidae, Palpimanoidea, Synspermiata, Triassaraneus

Subtaxa: Longissipalpinae Mongolarachninae Pedipalparaneinae

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Type: Mongolarachne

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Myanmar (1 collection)

• Jurassic of China (2)

Total: 3 collections including 6 occurrences

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