Linyphia hortensis

Linyphia hortensis (Sundevall, 1830)

Reddish brown prosoma with strongly darkened eye region. Dark brown, cylindrical abdomen with two pale patches on top that are stronger on the female.

Linyphia hortensis

Identification

Reddish brown prosoma with strongly darkened eye region. Dark brown, cylindrical abdomen with two pale patches on top that are stronger on the female.

ORDER

Arachnida

FAMILY

Linyphiidae

TYPE

Spiders

Widespread in England and Wales, scattered in Scotland. Found in low vegetation where it makes a sheet web.

Woodland

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Late spring to mid-summer, females sometimes persisting until late November.

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LATIN NAME

Linyphia hortensis

Size (MM)

Body length male: 4-5 mm Body length female: 4-6.1 mm

iucn Status
lc

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