Heathland spider

Heathland spider

Observation - Heathland spider. Description: Small wolf spider found in open, rather sandy soil. Sitting in small burrow, arranging sand granules at entrance. Only disturbed by a red ant entering the burrow, making it emerge briefly. ID provided by Peter Harvey at British Spiders.

Small wolf spider found in open, rather sandy soil. Sitting in small burrow, arranging sand granules at entrance. Only disturbed by a red ant entering the burrow, making it emerge briefly.

ID provided by Peter Harvey at British Spiders.