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Apostenus spinimanus

Xiphosura - Xiphosurida - Liocranidae

Taxonomy
Philodromus spinimanus was named by Koch and Berendt (1854). Its type specimen is MfN MB.A 175, an exoskeleton, and it is an inclusion in amber. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, Berendt collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in Poland.

It was recombined as Apostenus spinimanus by Wunderlich (2004) and Dunlop et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Philodromus spinimanus Koch and Berendt p. 83 figs. Pl 9, fig 78
2004Apostenus spinimanus Wunderlich p. 1629 figs. 7-10; photos 361-363
2013Apostenus spinimanus Dunlop et al. p. 170

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumChelicerataHeymons 1901
EuchelicerataWeygoldt and Paulus 1979
Prosomapoda
classXiphosura()
orderXiphosuridaLatreille 1802
Planaterga
Dekatriata
RankNameAuthor
SclerophorataKamenz et al. 2011
classArachnidaLamarck 1801
Pantetrapulmonata
subclassTetrapulmonataSchultz 1990
Serikodiastida
orderAraneae
suborderOpisthothelaePocock 1892
infraorderAraneomorphaeSmith 1902
EntelegynaeSimon 1893
DionychaPetrunkevitch 1928
familyLiocranidaeSimon 1897
genusApostenusWeetring 1851
speciesspinimanus()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: chitinc
Grouping: solitaryc
Environment: terrestrialc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: nektobenthicc
Diet: carnivorec
Vision: limitedo
Created: 2017-04-17 09:55:58
Modified: 2017-04-17 09:55:58
Source: o = order, c = class
References: Bambach et al. 2007, Jell and Adrain 2002, Bush and Bambach 2015

Age range: Priabonian or 38.00000 to 33.90000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Germany (Halle) Apostenus spinimanus (147604)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Germany Apostenus spinimanus (123769)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Poland Philodromus spinimanus (type locality: 109625)
Priabonian38.0 - 33.9Russian Federation (Kaliningrad) Apostenus spinimanus (124318)