Dictyna arundinacea (Linnaeus, 1758)
A small species, often found on the dead flowerheads of grasses and sedges etc. Dictyna arundinacea is fairly common in the wetter areas of Budby South Forest and in at least one area of Clipstone Old Quarter.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Dictyna arundinacea
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Bob Merritt. Tony Kavanagh. Netherfield Wildlife Group. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton (Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014). Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Peter Kirby (Ploughman Wood Invertebrate survey 1998 on behalf of the Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust). David Shaw.

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Updated January 2024

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