Haplodrassus silvestris (Blackwall, 1833)
A nationally scarce but widespread spider, only known from Nottinghamshire on the basis of two Sherwood Forest records. The last was the one below, which turned up in a leaf litter sample, taken from the base of a grass tussock at Clipstone Old Quarter in April 2020.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Haplodrassus silvestris 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

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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