Diplocephalus picinus

Diplocephalus picinus (Blackwall, 1841)

A small dark spider. Legs yellow-orange. Grey-black opisthosoma, and prosoma very variable in colour. (araneae.nmbe.ch/)

Diplocephalus picinus

Identification

A small dark spider. Legs yellow-orange. Grey-black opisthosoma, and prosoma very variable in colour. (araneae.nmbe.ch/)

ORDER

Arachnida

FAMILY

Linyphiidae

TYPE

Spiders

Widespread in the UK, found mainly in desiduous forests

Woodland

Coming soon

They can be seen all year round, with a peak in May – July

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LATIN NAME

Diplocephalus picinus

Size (MM)

Body length male: 1.3-2 mm Body length female: 1.5-2.5 mm

iucn Status
lc

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