Pardosa saltans (Töpfer-Hofmann, 2000)
This species was formerly known as Pardosa lugubris, but is now Pardosa saltans. There are several records of this spider from the Sherwood Forest area, where it is common among leaf litter on the forest floor. Both male (lower photographs) and the female are illustrated.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Pardosa saltans
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Bob Merritt. Nick Crouch. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Darren Matthews. David Shaw. 

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Updated January 2024

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