Dictyna latens (Fabricius, 1775)
A rare spider in Nottinghamshire and one of several, very similar Dictyna species which are difficult to identify and not really possible from photographs. There are modern records from the Idle Valley NR, when recorded by Howard Williams back in 1995 and from the site of the former Rufford Colliery near Rainworth, where the one below was found and photographed by Tim Sexton in 2020.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Dictyna latens 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Tim Sexton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated September 2020

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