Suborder Paleoamblypygi Weygoldt 1996 (whip spider)

Arachnida - Amblypygi

Parent taxon: Amblypygi according to J. A. Dunlop 2018

See also Dunlop et al. 2013, Engel and Grimaldi 2014 and Garwood et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Euamblypygi, Phrynus fossilis, Thelyphrynus

Subtaxa: Paracharontidae Paracharontoidea Weygoldtinidae

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore


• Eocene of India (1 collection)

• Carboniferous of the United Kingdom (6), United States (1: Illinois)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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