Clubiona brevipes (Blackwall, 1841)
A reasonable widespread species in Nottinghamshire, probably only restricted through spiders being poorly recorded among the majority of local naturalists. Clubiona brevipes is a spider of trees and bushes, and is probably best found by beating foliage. We have few records, but all have come from beating the foliage of Ivy growing on Sycamore.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Clubiona brevipes
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Allan and Annette Binding. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Denton, M.L. Green, E.J. Legg, G. Hemingway, D.G. Marsh, R.J. and Sharp, D. (2002 Arachnid survey of Birklands and Bilhaugh candidate Special Area of Conservation (SAC), Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire. Report to English Nature from Entotax consultancy 2003). Howard Williams. British Arachnological Survey (Sherwood Forest Country Park Arachnid Survey 1978-1979 Report). Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

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Updated September 2017

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