Dismodicus bifrons (Blackwall, 1841)
A tiny, but common spider with a Nottinghamshire distribution that is decidedly westerly, although this may be due to recorder bias. Dismodicus bifrons is known to be one of our most common ballooning species. It constructs a small sheet web, low down in vegetation and is found in a range of habitats, most notably in grassy, overgrown areas.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Dismodicus bifrons 
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Bob Merritt. Howard Williams. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. 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 April 2020

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