Species Account for Dactylochelifer latreillei
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Essex RDB: Listed
Threat: Regionally Important?
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Taxonomic group: pseudoscorpions (Pseudoscorpiones) - County data
Essex Red Data List comment
Confined to dunes
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