Philodromus cespitum (Walckenaer, 1802)
A common spider of low vegetation. Markings are variable on this species, so care has to be taken with identification. These females were found on Warsop Main Pit Top, where it is regularly found on the foliage of Broom.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Philodromus cespitum
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Bob Merritt. Howard Williams. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Tony Kavanagh.

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Updated January 2022

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