Length: 4.5 to 5 mm. This species has a distinctive white line down the centre of its back.
Opilio parietinus is similar but larger (9 mm)
A ground living species preferring dry and sandy places.
Summer and autumn.
Fairly frequent and widespread in England and Wales, fewer records from Scotland.
Fairly common in Leicestershire and Rutland.
1495 British records - last record 2014
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
Enter a town or village to see local records
Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015