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Species Account for Zodarion italicum

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Zodarion italicum  (Canestrini, 1868)
Araneae: Zodariidae

Zodarion italicum

 
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Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Regionally Important



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Taxonomic group: spiders (Araneae) - County data   
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Essex Red Data List comment
Should be considered native and Notable/Na

Species text
The centre of distribution in Britain is the East Thames Corridor in south Essex and north Kent (Harvey et al., 2002). The species is recorded from only 16 ten-kilometre squares in Britain, and many of its habitats are threatened by development. It is currently assigned Scarce A status in a national status review in preparation. The spider is strongly associated with dry, warm, sunny open habitats containing a proportion of bare ground. The spider makes an igloo-like retreat and feeds on ants such as the common black ant Lasius niger. References

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

Habitats

Broad Habitat Data (based on 260 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 6 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 375 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 295 records with habitat detail and method information)

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