Erigone dentipalpis


    A very small spider with a length of little more than 2mm. It has a brown/blackish abdomen and blackish head.

    Photo ID?

    Found in a wide range of habitats.

    When to see it

    Adults can be found all through the year, with peak numbers in summer.

    UK Status

    The species is widespread in most of Britain, possibly becoming more scattered in the north.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Further Information

    8321 British records to Jan 2013

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map