Apostenus bigibber Wunderlich 2004 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Liocranidae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2004. The fossil spiders of the family Liocranidae in Baltic and Dominican amber. Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 3:1623-1635

Belongs to Apostenus according to J. Wunderlich 2004

Sister taxa: Apostenus arnoldorum, Apostenus spinimanus

Type specimen: F705/BB/AR/LIO/CJW, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic amber (Wunderlich collection), which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

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

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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