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Species Account for Haplodrassus silvestris

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Haplodrassus silvestris  (Blackwall, 1833)
Araneae: Gnaphosidae

 
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National status: Nb
Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Essex Threatened



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Taxonomic group: spiders (Araneae) - County data   
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Species text
Haplodrassus silvestris has been recorded from the south coast of England to Perthshire, but is widely scattered except in the south-east. It is local and apparently never numerous. The spider is found in woodland, amongst litter, under bark, stones, etc. In Essex it appears to be confined to woodlands on sandy soils, occurring in chestnut coppice or other broad-leaved woodland, or nearby heathland and grassland areas. It is important to maintain open areas in woodland through coppicing and to retain dead wood (Harvey et al., 2002). References

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

Habitats

Broad Habitat Data (based on 20 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 25 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 25 records with habitat detail and method information)

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