Talavera aequipes (O.P.-Cambridge, 1871)
A rare spider in Nottinghamshire, with traceable records from Sherwood Forest in 1978 (BAS Survey Team), the Idle Valley NR in 2000 (Williams, H.) and most recently from Attenborough NR. This Talavera aequipes was found and photographed on an area of bare limestone ground, near the Reserve's Nature Centre building by Tim Sexton, who very kindly provided these photographs.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Talavera aequipes
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton (Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014).

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 February 2017

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