It usually has a pale brown saddle but this is variable. Each eye is surrounded by a ring of 7-10 pale pointed tubercles. It has a trident with a single small tubercle in the middle of a dark band.
Found on low vegetation in hedgerows and woodland.
Spring and summer. Sometimes called the Spring Harvestman as it is usually the only adult harvestman to be found at this time of year.
Common and widespread throughout Britain.
Common in Leicestershire and Rutland.
3975 British records - last record 2014
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