Zora spinimana (Sundevall, 1833)
A common spider, found on or near the ground. There are numerous other similarly marked and coloured species and identification is not straight-forward. This female was found in early October 2009 at Sherwood Forest CP.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Zora spinimana
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. Sherwood Forest Invertebrate Directory 2014. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). NBGRC. BAS Survey Team of Richard Gallon, Graeme Lyons and Tylan Berry. David Shaw.

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Updated January 2024

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