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Species Account for Allomengea scopigera

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Allomengea scopigera  (Grube, 1859)
Araneae: Linyphiidae

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Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Essex Threatened

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Taxonomic group: spiders (Araneae) - County data   
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Species text
The species is widespread in much of northern and western Britain, with coastal records in south-eastern England. Although this species is locally common in the north, it is scarce in the south. The spider is found in wet habitats, swampy areas, saltmarshes, and high ground (Harvey et al. 2002). In Essex the species is rare and seems to be confined to saltmarsh and tidal habitat. References

Species text last edited on Tue Mar 20th 2007 by user 3


Broad Habitat Data (based on 2 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 6 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 6 records with habitat detail and method information)

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