Willow Gall Weevil Archarius salicivorus (Paykull, 1792)
Archarius salicivorus is probably yet another Weevil which is probably under-recorded in Nottinghamshire. There are known modern records from the Idle Valley NR and Eaton Wood near Retford. The individuals in the accompanying photographs were found at Attenborough NR in 2015 by Tim Sexton, who kindly allowed us to use his photographs.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Archarius salicivorus
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. Tim Sexton. Peter Kirby (Bentinck Tip & Void Invertebrate survey 2007).

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated February 2017

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