Summary for Hahnia nava (Araneae)

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National Distribution

 
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Hahnia nava female Copyright: Evan Jones
Identification difficulty rating: 3
Name: Hahnia nava
Authority: (Blackwall, 1841)
Order: Arachnida: Araneae
Family: Hahniidae
IUCN status: LC

Records: 2346
First Record: 1861
Latest Record: 2018

1992-on hectads: 280
Pre-1992 hectads: 186
Total hectads: 406

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Recorded altitude range
0m to 700m

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Distribution
The species is widespread in the southern half of Britain, but more scattered in the west and north. It is widespread in western and central Europe.

Habitat and ecology
This species produces sheet webs in moss and other low vegetation and amongst stones or in soil crevices. It is usually found away from woodland in more open habitats including heathland, grassland, sand dunes, waste ground, quarries and coastal shingle. Adults are found mainly from late spring to mid-summer.

Status
Local.

Original author of profile: P. Lee

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

Adult Season

Adult Season Data (based on 1226 records with adult season information)


Habitats

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 648 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 19 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 941 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1048 records with habitat detail and method information)

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