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Species Account for Textrix denticulata

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Textrix denticulata  (Olivier, 1789)
Araneae: Agelenidae

Textrix denticulata

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Taxonomic group: spiders (Araneae) - County data

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Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Essex Endangered

Records: 3
First Record: 1999
Latest Record: 2004

1992-on hectads: 1
Pre-1992 hectads: 0
Total hectads: 1

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Textrix denticulata
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The first Essex record of the spider Textrix denticulata since the 1930s (Hull 1935) was made by P.R. Harvey at Temple Mills Marshalling Yard in 1999 (Harvey 1999) and this remained the only Essex record until it was found nearby in 2004 at the southern end of East Marsh at Hackney Marshes. Whilst widespread in western and northern Britain the species is very rare in the south-east, where it appears to be restricted to stony habitats in a handful of localities. References

Species text last edited on Wed May 19th 2010 by user 3


Broad Habitat Data (based on 2 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 1 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 3 records with habitat detail and method information)

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