Drapetisca socialis (Sundevall, 1833)
A small and active species, which is frequently found on tree trunks. It is common on trees in most parts of the Sherwood Forest NNR, but can be found in other woodland sites around the Manfield area, sometimes occupying stone walls, such as at Mansfield Cemetery.
...
 
...
 
...
 
 
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Drapetisca socialis
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Pauline Bradford. K N A Alexander (Invertebrate assemblage condition at Birklands and Bilhaugh SSSI and Birklands West and Ollerton Corner SSSI survey reports 2009-10). Trevor and Dilys Pendleton (Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014). Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records).

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 February 2017

copyright Trevor and Dilys Pendleton (www.eakringbirds.com) . .
Spider Photo Gallery - Thumbnail version
Spider Photo Gallery - Text version