Opilio saxatilis (C.L. Koch, 1839)
Uncommon in Nottinghamshire and seemingly restricted to dry, sandy soils. There are a slowly increasing number of recent county records, but Opilio saxatilis is far from being a common find. Recent records have come from a variety of sites including Market Warsop, Ollerton Cemetery, Mansfield and Wollaton Park.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Opilio saxatilis
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Meg Skinner. NBGRC. 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 January 2022

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