Woodland Dor Beetle Anoplotrupes stercorosus (Scriba, 1791)
This large beetle seem to be uncommon in Nottinghamshire. Widespread, but rather patchily distributed over much of the UK, large areas of the country are free of records. The only traceable Anoplotrupes stercorosus record for VC56 (Nottinghamshire) is of the one photographed by Phil Lee below, recorded at Barrow Hills near Harwell, in the north of the county in June 2017.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Anoplotrupes stercorosus
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the are currently provided by the following contributors - Phil Lee.

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Updated January 2022

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