Walckenaeria nudipalpis (Westring, 1851)
A small spider, generally found in damp habitats etc. There are numerous species of spider similar to Walckenaeria nudipalpis and identification is not possible from photographs (as with most spiders) Walckenaeria nudipalpis has a thin, but widespread distribution across Nottinghamshire, with the male photographed found over-wintering between the leaves of Bulrush at Eakring Flash in early 2010.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Walckenaeria nudipalpis
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Bob Merritt. Howard Williams. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Tony Kavanagh.

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 November 2018

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