Neottiura bimaculata (Linnaeus, 1767)
A common spider, which is widespread across most of Nottinghamshire. Perhaps one of the easiest spiders to identify in the field, despite its small size. Neottiura bimaculata is found amongst low vegetation and can be shaken from over-hanging Heather, such as this one was, at Rainworth Heath in June 2014.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Neottiura bimaculata
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Howard Williams. Tim Sexton. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Tony Kavanagh.

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 2022

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