Clubiona lutescens

    Description

    One of several very similar looking Clubiona species. Microscopic examination of the genitalia is necessary to confirm identification.

    Identification difficulty
    Recording advice

    Microscopic examination of the genitalia is necessary to confirm identification.

    Habitat

    Found in a wide variety of habitats, including woodlands, grasslands, marshes and waterside vegetation, gardens,

    When to see it

    Adults of both sexes are found mainly in May and June, females occasionally throughout the year and males from May to September.

    UK Status

    The species is widespread in much of Britain, but apparently very scattered in the west and much of the north.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Further Information

    3,309 British records for this species to 2015.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map