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Species Account for Pardosa agrestis

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Pardosa agrestis  (Westring, 1861)
Araneae: Lycosidae

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Taxonomic group: spiders (Araneae) - County data

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Status: NS

Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Regionally Important
Records: 415
First Record: 1985
Latest Record: 2022

1992-on hectads: 22
Pre-1992 hectads: 11
Total hectads: 25

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This wolf spider is more or less restricted to the southern half of Britain (Harvey et al., 2002) and occurs in open habitats with a good proportion of bare ground, such as some grasslands and old sand and chalk pits, as well as post-industrial habitats. References

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


Broad Habitat Data (based on 201 records with habitat information)

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Structural Habitat Data (based on 244 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 415 records with habitat detail and method information)

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