Summary for Agyneta conigera (Araneae)
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About this speciesRecorded altitude range
0m to 830m
A. conigera has a patchy but widespread Distribution: in Britain. It is widespread in north-western and central Europe.
Habitat and ecology
A. conigera is found in a variety of habitats including undergrowth, leaf litter, moss and grass. It may also be found by sweeping herbaceous vegetation and by beating from bushes and trees. Adults of both sexes have mainly been recorded from early to mid-summer, with females occasionally persisting until the autumn.
Local, more frequent in the north.
Original author of profile: D.R. Nellist
Text based on Harvey, P.R., Nellist, D.R. & Telfer, M.G. (eds) 2002. Provisional atlas of British spiders (Arachnida, Araneae), Volumes 1 & 2. Huntingdon: Biological Records Centre. References