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Neriene peltata

Synonyms: Neriene nigrescens; Neriene peltata marpurgensis

Wikipedia Abstract

Neriene peltata is a species of spider belonging to the family Linyphiidae. It has a Holarctic distribution.Like other members of this family, this is a small spider: the body length excluding legs is about 5 mm. The carapace is brown with a black central stripe. The abdomen is striped brown and white. It builds a hammock-shaped web among bushes which it rests beneath.
View Wikipedia Record: Neriene peltata

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Bath and Bradford-on-Avon Bats 265 England, United Kingdom  
Berwyn a Mynyddoedd de Clwyd/ Berwyn and South Clwyd Mountains 67265 Wales, United Kingdom
Blean Complex 1286 England, United Kingdom
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Coedwigoedd Penrhyn Creuddyn/ Creuddyn Peninsula Woods 294 Wales, United Kingdom  
Coedydd Derw a Safleoedd Ystlumod Meirion/ Meirionnydd Oakwoods and Bat Sites 6953 Wales, United Kingdom
Cors Fochno 1613 Wales, United Kingdom
Dam Wood 47 Scotland, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths 14161 England, United Kingdom
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
Salisbury Plain 52975 England, United Kingdom
Sefton Coast 11278 England, United Kingdom
South Solway Mosses 4849 England, United Kingdom
Upper Nithsdale Woods 243 Scotland, United Kingdom


Prey / Diet

Sepsis fulgens[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Anelosimus vittatus1
Anotylus rugosus1
Centromerus sylvaticus1
Chrysotus gramineus1
Chrysotus neglectus1
Coenosia tigrina1
Dioctria atricapilla (Violet Black-legged Robber Fly)1
Dioctria oelandica (Orange-legged Robberfly)1
Dolichopus claviger1
Dolichopus griseipennis1
Dolichopus nigricornis1
Dolichopus trivialis1
Dolichopus ungulatus1
Dolichopus urbanus1
Gonatium rubens1
Hybos culiciformis1
Hybos femoratus1
Moebelia penicillata1
Neria ephippium1
Neriene montana1
Ocydromia glabricula1
Pachygnatha clercki1
Paidiscura pallens1
Pirata piraticus (Spider)1
Platypalpus cursitans1
Platypalpus major1
Platypalpus notatus1
Poecilobothrus nobilitatus1
Rhagio lineola (Small Fleck-winged Snipe Fly)1
Rhagio scolopaceus (Downlooker Snipe Fly)1
Rhagio tringarius (Marsh Snipe Fly)1
Rhaphium longicorne1
Rhaphium riparium1
Robertus lividus1
Rugathodes instabilis1
Scathophaga furcata1
Scathophaga lutaria1
Scathophaga stercoraria (Common Yellow Dung Fly)1
Scathophaga suilla1
Tachypeza nubila1
Tetragnatha extensa (Long-jawed Orb Weaver)1
Tetragnatha obtusa1
Theridion mystaceum1
Trematocephalus cristatus1
Walckenaeria acuminata1


Greenland, Palearctic;



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