Vectaraneus Selden 2001 (spider)

Arachnida - Araneae - Dictynidae

Full reference: P. A. Selden. 2001. Eocene spiders from the Isle of Wight with preserved respiratory structures. Palaeontology 44(4):695-729

Parent taxon: Argyronetidae according to P. A. Selden 2014

See also Dunlop et al. 2013 and Selden 2001

Sister taxa: Argenna, Argyroneta, Arthrodictyna, Balticocryphoeca, Brommellina, Chelicirrum, Cryphoezaga, Dictyna, Eobrommella, Eocryphoeca, Eocryphoecara, Eodictyna, Eolathys, Flagelldictyna, Gibbermastigusa, Hispaniolyna, Mastigusa, Mizagalla, Palaeodictyna, Palaeolathys, Protomastigusa, Scopulyna, Succinyna, Thallumetus

Subtaxa: Vectaraneus yulei

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Ecology: nektobenthic carnivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of the United Kingdom (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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