Variable pattern of pigmented bands and spots on the dorsal side.
- Leaf-shaped scales.
- The mucro has two teeth and there is a spatulate tenant seta.
- The empodium is about two-thirds the length of the claw.
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Resistant to desiccation and is found under bark, in bird nests and in buildings.
All year round
Widespread in Britain.
Under recorded in Leicestershire and Rutland.
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