Tenuiphantes alacris (Blackwall, 1853)
This is a small and common spider, which was found underneath a piece of corrugated sheeting on Budby South Forest in January 2011. There are several other similarly marked species, so identification is best achieved under the microscope.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Tenuiphantes alacris
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. 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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