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Species Account for Dactylochelifer latreillei

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Dactylochelifer latreillei  (Leach, 1817)
Pseudoscorpiones: Cheliferidae

Dactylochelifer latreillei

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Taxonomic group: pseudoscorpions (Pseudoscorpiones) - County data

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Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Regionally Important?

Records: 37
First Record: 1988
Latest Record: 2020

1992-on hectads: 5
Pre-1992 hectads: 3
Total hectads: 6

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Essex Red Data List comment
Confined to dunes

Species text
This is a reasonably distinctive false scorpion found at the roots of marram tussocks and under driftwood on sandy coasts. It is mainly on the east coast of England. In Essex it is restricted to a few sandy coastal sites. References

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


Broad Habitat Data (based on 14 records with habitat information)

no subhabitat data available

Structural Habitat Data (based on 28 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 37 records with habitat detail and method information)

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