Dictyna uncinata (Thorell, 1856)
A small species and extremely similar to Dictyna arundinacea. Dictyna uncinata is fairly common in a wide range of habitats, but seems is especially so in parks and other urban areas. It spins a small sheet web on the leaves of Ivy and other shrubs, often made more conspicuous by several characteristic 'disk-like' eggsacs.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Dictyna uncinata
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. NBGRC. Meg Skinner.

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 January 2024

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