Hahnia nava (Blackwall, 1841)
A small, dark coloured Spider of dry, open grass and heathland areas. It seems scarce in Nottinghamshire, with records sent in to us by the Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust from their Rainworth Heath (Williams, H. in 1989 and 2008) and Walkeringham (Williams, H. in 2003) reserves. We recently recorded Hania nava from Rainworth Heath in 2016.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Hahnia nava
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Howard Williams. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Tony Kavanagh. BAS Survey Team of Richard Gallon, Graeme Lyons and Tylan Berry.

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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