Strigamia maritima (Leach, 1817)

Status

GB IUCN status: Least Concern

Identification

Very similar in appearance to the inland S. crassipes, but differing in subtle morphological characters and, characteristically, in it's seashore habitat.

J.P. Richards
Tony Barber
Keith Lugg

Distribution and Habitat

An exclusively coastal species, occurring near the high water mark around the entire coastline of Britain and Ireland. Often numerous when found in shingle, but also under stones and in rock crevices.

idBmigTaxa

15

BRC Code

Cen_206