Philodromus aureolus (Clerck, 1757)
A common and wide-ranging spider in Nottinghamshire. The markings are variable on Philodromus aureolus and several similar species and their correct identification is totally impossible from photographs. It frequents vegetation, fence posts and tree trunks.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Philodromus aureolus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Tony Kavanagh. NBGRC. Meg Skinner. Barry Lygo. David Shaw.

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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