Tenuiphantes zimmermanni

    Description

    A small and quite distinctive spider, but there are similar species and identification really requires examination under a microscope.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Mainly a woodland species found in leaf litter and under logs in both broad-leaved and coniferous woodland.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread throughout much of Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map