Summary for Tegenaria hasperi (Araneae)
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Tegenaria hasperi has been found in Britain on one occasion, in 2014 (Harvey 2015). In Europe, it is known from countries mostly bordering the Mediterranean Sea, from France to Turkey.
Habitat and ecology
The three known specimens were taken from a green roof at the Olympic Park, London. In Europe it occurs under stones in open terrain (Deltshev 1993).
Author of profile: Geoff Oxford.
Deltshev, C. 1993. The genus Tegenaria Latreille in Bulgaria: a critical review with descriptions of two sibling species (Arachnida, Araneae: Agelenidae). Berichte des Naturwissenschaftlich-Medizinischen Vereins in Innsbruck 80: 167-174.
Harvey, P. R. 2015. Editorial. SRS News 81: 1. In: Newsl. Br. arachnol. Soc. 132. References
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