Full reference: G. Poinar and A. E. Brown. 2004. A new whip spider (Arachnida: Amblypygi), Phrynus mexicana, is described from Mexican amber. Beiträge zur Araneologie 3:1881-1885
Sister taxon: Phrynus resinae
Type specimen: Poinar A-10-264, a nymph. Its type locality is Mexican amber (Poinar coll), which is in a Miocene terrestrial amber in Mexico.
Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore
Distribution: found only at Mexican amber (Poinar coll)
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