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Species Account for Micrargus apertus

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Micrargus apertus  (O.P.-Cambridge, 1871)
Araneae: Linyphiidae

 
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Species text
Micrargus apertus is a money spider that was relatively quite recently separated from the closely similar M. herbigradus. Its ecology is unclear, although records in the south have come from woodlands, perhaps especially coniferous or mixed, as well as heathland and marshy grasslands. The spider seems to be more widespread and frequent in the north. In Essex there have only been extremely few records. References

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

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 1 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 2 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 2 records with habitat detail and method information)

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