Drassodes pubescens (Thorell, 1856)
Drassodes pubescens is the smallest of three very similar species. All are nocturnal hunters, but can be found during the day in their silk cells. This D. pubescens female, was found under loose bark in a log pile at Sherwood Forest CP in September 2009.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Drassodes pubescens
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton (Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014). Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records).

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Updated January 2024

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