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Species Account for Simitidion simile

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Simitidion simile  (C.L.Koch, 1836)
Araneae: Theridiidae

Simitidion simile

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Taxonomic group: spiders (Araneae) - County data

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Records: 231
First Record: 1882
Latest Record: 2024

1992-on hectads: 21
Pre-1992 hectads: 11
Total hectads: 25

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This species is common on southern heathlands, but much scarcer elsewhere and scarce in Essex where it usually occurs on relic heathland, old sand pits and at several post-industrial sites with heathy areas. References

Species text last edited on Mon Jan 28th 2008 by user 3


Broad Habitat Data (based on 76 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 10 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 118 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 231 records with habitat detail and method information)

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