Cethegoides Wunderlich 2017 (funnel-web tarantula)

Arachnida - Araneae - Dipluridae

Full reference: J. Wunderlich. 2017. New and rare fossil spiders (Araneae) in mid Cretaceous amber from Myanmar (Burma), including the description of new extinct families of the suborders Mesothelae and Opisthothelae, as well as notes on the taxonomy, the evolution and the biogeography of the Mesothelae. Ten Papers on Fossil and Extant Spiders (Araneae). Beitr├Ąge zur Araneologie 10:72-279

Parent taxon: Dipluridae according to J. Wunderlich 2017

Sister taxa: Clostes, Euagrinae, Ischnothele, Masteria, Masteriinae, Phyxioschemoides

Subtaxa: Cethegoides patricki

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Type: Cethegoides patricki

Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Burmese amber (Wunderlich coll) (Cretaceous of Myanmar)

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