Size: between 3 and 4 mm. Despite its specific name 'minutus' is one of the largest money spiders. Lepthyphantes minutus is the only one of this genus which has an all-dark carapace and banded legs, making it recognisable in the field.
Tree trunks, old bird nests and sometimes in houses. Builds a small sheet web
May to November.
It is widespread and common in Britain.
Common in Leicestershire and Rutland.
2664 British records to Jan 2013
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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