spider Arctosa perita - Studland Heath

spider Arctosa perita - Studland Heath

Observation - spider Arctosa perita - Studland Heath. Description: A common spider of dunes and heaths. It can be quite variable, either pale like this one in dune habitats, or darker on heathlands and darker soils. Found among loose sand at the base of grasses on sand dunes. Recorded for the Cyril Diver project (htt

A common spider of dunes and heaths. It can be quite variable, either pale like this one in dune habitats, or darker on heathlands and darker soils. Found among loose sand at the base of grasses on sand dunes.

Recorded for the Cyril Diver project (http://www.facebook.com/CyrilDiverProject), as part of a field trip organised by the National Forum for Biological Recording (http://www.nfbr.org.uk/).