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Pardosa amentata (Spotted Wolf Spider)

Synonyms: Pardosa postuma

Wikipedia Abstract

Pardosa amentata, otherwise known as the wolf spider or spotted wolf spider is a species of spider in the genus Pardosa belonging to the family of wolf spiders, Lycosidae. The species has a widespread distribution in central Europe and northwestern Europe and are commonly found on the British Isles. The species hunts its prey on the ground rather than weaving a web. It was described in chapter 5 of the book Svenska Spindlar by the Swedish arachnologist and entomologist Carl Alexander Clerck.
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Prey / Diet

Dolichopus nigricornis[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap


Europe, Russia;

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1Ecology of Commanster
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