Oligolophus tridens

    Description

    Length 5.5 mm. A brown harvestman with a darker saddle. Care is needed with identification.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Various habitats including grassland, woodland and waste ground as well as in suburban areas.

    When to see it

    August to November.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Further Information

    2582 British records for this species to 2016

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map